1 stick butter
2 medium potatoes (peeled and diced small)
2 pounds of small or medium shrimp (peeled and deveined)
2 cloves of garlic (finely chopped)
½ cup of button mushrooms
1 cup of green peas
1/4 tsp. chopped fresh parsley
½ cup of white wine (optional)
Salt & Pepper
In a 2 quart saucepan, melt butt and add potatoes. Cook for five minutes. Then add shrimp, garlic and mushroom and cook until the shrimp are tender. Add peas, parsley and wine. Salt and pepper to taste. Cook for another five minutes before serving.
Preparation time: 20 minutes
Cooking time: 20 minutes
ABOUT THE GUEST:
Peggy Sweeney-McDonald is the President of Superstar Events in L.A and the creator of "Meanwhile, Back at Café Du Monde..." She grew up in Baton Rouge and resides in Los Angeles with her husband. She is a graduate of Louisiana State University and has worked in film, theatre, and commercials as an actress for more than 25 years. She is developing southern film projects, including a television pilot.
Meanwhile, Back at Café Du Monde began as a unique and festive food monologue show presented by foodie personalities and special guests. The humorous and heartfelt personal stories that are now available for you to read in a coffee table book all have the common thread of food. Readers will experience culture and relationships, personal life stories, restaurant experiences, past love affairs, and more.
The foodie monologues are meant to invoke your own special comfort foods, making you recall tasty memories of life, love, family, and friends that warm your heart, feed your soul, and make you pause to savor the sweetness of life. Accompanied by candid photographs of the many people involved, from speakers to audience members, this book will be a treasure trove of delightful and delicious memories for all. Karen Benrud, a member of the Café Du Monde family of New Orleans, provides the foreword that celebrates the 150th anniversary of the landmark café and its history.
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