Deliciously Simple Shrimp Pate

December 3, 2013
Deliciously Simple Shrimp Pate


Author Notes: This is my go to recipe for the holidays. It's super easy to make. Not terribly expensive. Easy to transport. And most importantly my guests always love it.Flirty Foodie

Serves: 8-10

Ingredients

  • 1 pound raw shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 1 clove of garlic, peeled
  • 1 teaspoon roughly chopped Italian parsley
  • salt and pepper to taste

Directions

  1. Place cold butter, shrimp, and garlic in a large pan. Heat over medium until butter is melted and shrimp cooked through. Add salt and pepper.
  2. Place ingredients from above in a food processor. Add parsley. Chop to desired consistency. Check salt and pepper. Place in bowl, and refrigerate until ready to serve.
  3. *Serve with your choice of crackers and/or slices of toasted french bread.

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