It's time for our weekly top 5 post and this week we're putting the spotlight on yummy shrimp. Whether you like them hot or cold, grilled or fried, they're definitely hard to resist. These are the top 5 shrimp recipes from the past year, according to website statistics. Tweet us at @FoodNetworkCA and let us know what you're favourite shrimp dish is!
1. Lobster, Shrimp and Crab Fettuccine
When it comes to hearty, indulgent meals, this seafood-loaded fettuccine recipe is as good as it gets. Who wouldn't love coming home to a big bowl of this? Yum!
2. Crusted Shrimp with Coconut Red Curry Sauce
Coming in second place is this crusted shrimp recipe courtesy of Christine Cushing. The exotic flavours of red curry and coconut working together bring this dish to the next level.
3. Spanish Paella with Shrimp, Chicken and Sausage
Can't decide between shrimp, chicken or pork? With this Michael Smith recipe, you don't have to choose. Delicious!
4. Thai Shrimp with Asparagus and Mushrooms on Rice
This gorgeous dish, courtesy of Chef Sandi Richard, is sure to please even the pickiest of eaters at your table. Who could resist a meal so bright?
5. Shrimp Gumbo
Michael Smith rounds out our top 5 this week, with his shrimp gumbo recipe. If you're looking for a warm and hearty meal on a cold winter night, this is a great option.
by Souzan Michael