cajun shrimp, avocado & cucumber bites
simple appetizers make hosting dinner parties easier and far more enjoyable. today i'm sharing one of my favourites, and best of all it's only 3 ingredients.
which means you have no excuses not to make it.
cajun shrimp, avocado & cucumber bites.
and all around delicious.
cajun shrimp, avocado & cucumber bitesingrdients:
shrimp, peeled & deveined
cajun seasoning (recipe follows)
cucumbers sliced into rounds
cilantro for garnish
toss shrimp with cajun seasoning (using approximately 1/2 to 1 tablespoon per pound of shrimp)
add some oil to a preheated cast iron skillet set to medium high heat. add in shrimp and cook approximately 2-3 minutes per side till cooked through.
to assemble the cucumber bites. add guacamole to each cucumber round finish with shrimp and garnish with cilantro.
cajun seasoningmix together the following in a small dish.
3 teaspoons paprika
1 teaspoon dried thyme
1 teaspoon dried oregano
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon garlic powder
2 teaspoons salt
1 teaspoon black pepper
1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
store unused portions in a small ziplock bag.