Jungle Jim's recipe for Cajun BBQ Shrimp

(FOX19) - Listed below is Jungle Jim's recipe for Cajun BBQ Shrimp. Catch the demonstration at 10:45 a.m. today on the FOX19 Morning Xtra!

This spicy appetizer comes together quickly and can be doubled to serve a crowd. Be sure to serve this with crusty bread to dip in the sauce!

Cajun BBq Shrimp:

1/2 cup butter
1/4 cup vegetable oil
2 teaspoons black pepper
1 teaspoon powdered rosemary
2 teaspoons Cajun seasoning
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1/2 teaspoon oregano
1 teaspoon medium or hot paprika
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 clove garlic, minced
1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined


  • Heat butter and oil together in a cast iron or heavy skillet over low heat until butter melts.
  • Add spices and seasonings and simmer 2-3 minutes, stirring often.
  • Add shrimp and cook 4-5 minutes, turning once, until shrimp is just cooked through. Be careful not to overcook.
  • Serve with baguette slices.

Serves 4 as an appetizer!

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