Shrimp and "Grits"

Be the first to
rate this recipe!
member ratings
Create a Recipe Makeover
Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 452.2
  • Total Fat: 28.5 g
  • Cholesterol: 204.0 mg
  • Sodium: 929.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 6.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 3.2 g
  • Protein: 37.1 g

View full nutritional breakdown of Shrimp and "Grits" calories by ingredient
Report Inappropriate Recipe

Submitted by:


Low carb version Low carb version
Number of Servings: 4


    *almond meal (almond flour) - 1/4 cup, 4 serving (remove)
    Water, tap, 1 cup (8 fl oz) (remove)
    Shrimp, raw, 16 oz (remove)
    Salt, 1 tsp (remove)
    Pepper, black, 1 tsp (remove)
    Pepper, red or cayenne, .25 tsp (remove)
    Bacon grease, 2 tsp (remove)
    *Alcohol, Maker's Mark Bourbon Whisky, 1 oz (remove)
    Cheddar Cheese, 1 cup, shredded (remove)


Peel & devein shrimp. Season with salt and peppers. Refrigerate.
Combine almond flour and water in saucepan, add salt. Whisk together, bring to a boil while whisking. When it thickens, begin adding the cheddar cheese allowing each addition to melt before adding next. When all of the cheese has been added and is melted whisk again. Remove from heat. Heat bacon grease in skillet. When hot add shrimp in one layer. Cook shrimp until it turns oink, flip over and cook other side. When shrimp is done you can add the bourbon and stir it around. Serve shrimp on top of the hot 'grits'.

Serving Size: 4 servings

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user EILISH99.

Rate This Recipe

Close email sign up
Our best recipes, delivered Join the millions of people already subscribed Get daily, hand-picked and delicious recipes in your inbox each day. We will never sell, rent or redistribute your email address.

Magic Link Sent!

A magic link was sent to Click on that link to login. The link is only good for 24 hours.