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Lemon-Scented Stuffed Shrimp

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SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
25 min
Prep
15 min
Cook
10 min
Serves
2
Difficulty
Moderate
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Ingredients

Uncooked shrimp

8 oz, about 6 jumbo-size

Lemon zest

2½ tsp, or zest of 1 medium lemon

Garlic salt

¼ tsp

Smoked paprika

¼ tsp

Mixed grain bread

2 slice(s), broked into coarse crumbs

Sweet red pepper(s)

1 small, chopped

Dried thyme

tsp

Smoked paprika

tsp

Uncooked shallot(s)

1 medium, peeled and minced

Fat free chicken broth

2 Tbsp

Garlic salt

tsp

Table salt

¼ tsp

Lemon(s)

½ medium, cut into wedges

Instructions

  1. Peel and devein shrimp. Butterfly down the back (split but don’t cut through) and flatten. Combine lemon zest, 1/4 teaspoon each garlic salt and paprika. Rub over shrimp. Set aside.
  2. To prepare filling, spray small skillet with cooking spray. Add bread crumbs, pepper, thyme, 1/8 teaspoon each garlic salt and paprika, and shallots. Sauté until crumbs are lightly browned, 5 minutes. Stir in salt and chicken broth.
  3. Arrange shrimp in shallow dish. Heap on stuffing. Bake in preheated 450°F oven until done, 10 minutes. Serve with lemon wedges. Yields about 1 1/2 cups per serving.