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New Orleans Shrimp Spices For Boiling Shrimp

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=548659

Ingredients

  1. 1 pkg. crab boil
  2. 3 qt. water
  3. 3 to 5 Tbsp. salt (or to taste)
  4. 1 lemon, quartered, skin and all
  5. 1 onion, quartered
  6. 4 to 5 cloves garlic
  7. 1 heaping Tbsp. powdered cayenne (red) pepper
  8. 1 Tbsp. cooking oil
  9. 1 pkg. thawed shrimp

Directions

  1. Add crab boil to water and bring to a boil.
  2. When rolling, add shrimp.
  3. Boil 1 minute.
  4. Turn off heat and let shrimp stand in water 10 minutes.
  5. Remove shrimp.