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Shrimp and Vegetable Creole Recipe

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1 tbsp olive oil
1 onion chopped
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 celery stalk, chopped
green bell pepper, seeded and chopped
red bell pepper, seeded and chopped
1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes (Ro-tel diced tomatoes with green chilies works well)
1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce
2 tsps Worcestershire sauce
1 tsp dried oregano
tsp dried thyme
Pinch cayenne pepper
1 pound shrimp, peeled
3 medium zucchini, halved lengthwise and sliced
6 cups cooked brown rice

In a large nonstick skillet heat the oil and add the onion, garlic, celery and bell peppers. Cook until softened, about 5 to 7 minutes.

Add tomatoes and tomato sauce, Worcestershire sauce, oregano, thyme and cayenne. Simmer until sauce has thickened slightly, about 10 minutes.

Add the shrimp and zucchini. Cover and simmer on low heat until shrimp are pink, 5 to 7 minutes. Serve with brown rice.

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