Entertaining: Cajun Shrimp Dip

Wisconsin Cheese March Madness

by Country Cleaver

Wisconsin Cheese March Madness

Celebrate the end of college basketball season with a variety of Dairy Dips that will keep you going the whole month long. Dip your chips into one of the many fabulous Wisconsin Cheese combinations with recipes from EatWisconsinCheese.com.

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Because, let’s be honest, we can never get our fill of game day snacks.

Cajun Shrimp Dip
by Country CleaverMakes approximately 5 cups

2 tablespoons butter
1 clove garlic, minced
2 tablespoons Cajun seasoning mix
1/2 pound medium shrimp, deveined and tails removed
2/3 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup Wisconsin Parmesan Cheese, grated
1 cup Wisconsin Cheddar Cheese, shredded
1/3 cup red bell pepper, finely diced
Black pepper to taste
Parsley, minced for garnish

Preheat oven to 350°F. In skillet or sauté pan, melt butter over medium heat; add minced garlic and Cajun seasoning, and stir together. Add shrimp, tossing to coat with butter/seasoning mixture. Cook through. Remove from heat and set aside.In large bowl, combine mayonnaise, Parmesan, Cheddar, red bell pepper, black pepper and shrimp. Mix evenly. Place in oven-safe dish and bake 30 minutes. Cool for about 10 minutes before serving.Garnish with parsley. Serve with crackers or sourdough bread.