Chipotle Shrimp with Cheddar Grits

Chipotle Shrimp with Cheddar Grits
Chipotle Shrimp with Cheddar Grits
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 15 min
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  • Summary

    This Southern dish gets south-of-the-border flavor from a chipotle chile and a bit of its smoky adobo sauce. Refrigerate leftover chipotles in adobo in a glass jar, up to 2 months.

    Ingredients

    • 3/4 cup quick-cooking grits
    • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar (2 ounces)
    • Salt
    • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided
    • 1 bunch scallions, thinly sliced
    • 1 chipotle in adobo sauce, seeded and chopped, plus 1 tablespoon sauce
    • 1/2 cup chicken broth
    • 1 pound frozen large shrimp (31 to 35), thawed, peeled, and deveined (tails left on)
    • 1/4 cup lime juice (from 2 limes)

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 234 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 14 g 20.88%
    • Saturated Fat: 8 g 41.85%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 36 mg 12.01%
    • Sodium: 209 mg 8.69%
    • Calcium: 105 mg 10.51%
    • Potassium: 19 mg 0.56%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 6.14%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 24 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 6.25%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 8.45%
    • Vitamin C 6.88%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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