Nashville Inspired Shrimp and Grits

Ingredients:3 cloves garlic, minced2 teaspoons Cajun seasoningSalt and pepper to taste2 teaspoons cayenne pepper6-10 raw shrimp, peeled and deveined (tail on)4 ounces shredded Mexican style blend cheese1 lemon1/8 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce2 tablespoons half and half1 cup chicken stock1/4 cup quick grits1 tablespoon brandy4 tablespoons unsalted butter1/2 of a medium yellow onion, diced2 slices bacon1 teaspoonContinue reading “Nashville Inspired Shrimp and Grits”

Seafood Mac and Cheese

Ingredients1 pound uncooked elbow macaroni 1/2 pound raw shrimp, peeled and deveined 1/2 pound raw scallops2 teaspoons black pepper2 tablespoons salt1 tablespoon old bay seasoning1 tablespoon creole seasoning1/2 cup all purpose flour3/4 cup salted butter (1 and 1/2 sticks)4 cups 2% milk1 cup bread crumbs1 medium yellow onion, diced finely8 oz Gruyere cheese, shredded8 ozContinue reading “Seafood Mac and Cheese”