With the spacious floor plans we offer here at Southern Oaks Apartments, you will Shrimp n Gritshave not problem entertaining your friends and family, especially as we approach the busy holiday season.

However, your may run out of recipes ideas to serve your hungry guests.  Here’s a recipe that will make you and your guests mouth water.  Who doesn’t love Shrimp’n Grits.  Here’s  a great recipe you may want to try the next time you have guests or are entertaining.

Shrmip’n Grits

You will need shrimp, grits, sharp cheddar cheese, mozzarella cheese, bacon, green onions, holy trinity (creole term for green peppers, red peppers, yellow peppers ) chicken broth, creole seasoning, garlic powder, onion powder, pepper, milk.

Rinse shrimp, pat dry, and add seasonings, let sit. Prepare grits but use chicken broth instead of water. Season with creole seasoning and pepper. Add milk and sharp cheddar cheese. Keep warm.

Fry your bacon and crumble it chop green onion. Sautée holy trinity in butter ’til soft, add shrimp and sautée 3-4 minutes .. Empty grits into casserole dish , then pour shrimp mixture on to, top with crumbled bacon, green onions and mozzarella cheese. Broil 2 minutes.

Serve and enjoy!