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Shrimp and Grits

Serves 4

This recipe for shrimp and grits is a quick, easy and delicious southern main dish. There are two versions of shrimp and grits. One is made with a cheesy cream sauce. This recipe is based on the version made with tomatoes. Serve with buttered or cheese grits, which is in the similar and related recipes.

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Heat a medium skillet over medium-high heat. Add the olive oil, then the bacon. Fry until starting to crisp, then add the onions and green peppers. Sauté until vegetables are softened, about 5 minutes. Add the garlic and sauté one more minute. Add the tomatoes, Worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, parsley, salt and pepper. Cook, uncovered, until the tomatoes have broken down, about 5 minutes. Add the shrimp; cover and cook until shrimp turn pink, about 4 minutes. Serve immediately, spooning shrimp and sauce over the grits.