Menu Enter a recipe name, ingredient, keyword...

Bacon-Fat-Fried Shrimp


First tried 1/27/2017 Original recipe used Fennel bulbs, I substituted 2 shallots chopped. Recipe from Joe Gray-Union Leader newspaper.
Very easy and good flavor

Google Ads
Rate this recipe 2.7/5 (3 Votes)


  • 3 strips of bacon
  • 2 shallots, chopped
  • 1 red bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 pound jumbo shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine



Step 1

Cook bacon in a skillet until crisp, 8 minutes. Transfer bacon to a paper towel, leaving fat in the skillet.

Add shallots, cook until starting to soften, about 3 minutes.
Stir in red bell pepper,chopped, cool until tender-crisp,3 minutes

Add the shrimp season with salt. Cook turning once, until just cooked through, 5 minutes.

Pour 1/2 cup dry white wine into skillet, lower heat to a simmer.
Crumble the bacon;stir into the skillet. Cook until just heated through.

Serve the shrimp and vegetables over steamed brown rice.

You'll also love

Review this recipe

Bacon-Cheddar-Ranch Pinwheels Mozzarella, Red Pepper & Bacon Skewers