Road trip Monday * Shrimp Festival

Road trip Monday * Shrimp Festival

Come join me this Monday as we explore the Delcambre Shrimp festival http://www.shrimpfestival.net/home22222.html The Town of Delcambre, Louisiana, located about 20 miles southwest of Lafayette, is home to one of the area's most productive shrimp fleets. The town devotes an entire weekend to honor this economic lifeblood. Events include a shrimp cook-off, queens pageants, fais-do-do's, [...]

Monday recipe: Shrimp Scampi

Monday recipe: Shrimp Scampi

National Shrimp Scampi Day : April 29th Recipe fast and yummy ! Perfect with a salad and crusty bread ! Takes about 15 minutes -so Enjoy! 2 tablespoons butter2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil4 garlic cloves, minced½ cup dry white wine or broth¾ teaspoon kosher salt, or to taste⅛ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes, or to taste Freshly ground black pepper1 ¾ pounds large [...]

Shrimp Creole

Shrimp Creole

Monday recipe is a perfect for today's road trip - its Shrimp Creole . 1 stick butter ( you can use oil)2 T flour 1 C each chopped (onion,bell pepper and celery)1 can tomatoes1 C water1 C stock ( shrimp or chicken)1 tsp salt1/4 cayenne pepper ( Creole seasoning)1 tsp Worcestershire sauce hot sauce to [...]

Celebrating Shrimp Festival* Shrimp and Eggplant casserole

Celebrating Shrimp Festival* Shrimp and Eggplant casserole

Happy Saturday !  And this weekend is time head to the  Delcambre Shrimp Festival:   located about 20 miles southwest of Lafayette, is home to one of the area's most productive shrimp fleets. The town devotes an entire weekend to honor this economic lifeblood. Events include a shrimp cook-off, queens pageants, fais-do-do's, food booths, carnival rides, [...]