This Southern dish gets south-of-the-border flavor from a chipotle chile and a bit of its smoky adobo sauce. Refrigerate leftover chipotles in adobo in a glass jar, up to 2 months.

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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a medium pot, cook grits according to package instructions. Stir in cheddar and season with salt.

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  • Meanwhile, in a large skillet, melt 1 tablespoon butter over medium. Add scallions and chipotle and sauce; cook, stirring, until scallions are tender, 4 minutes. Add broth and bring to a simmer. Add shrimp and cook until opaque throughout, 3 minutes. Stir in lime juice and remaining 2 tablespoons butter and cook until sauce is slightly thickened, about 2 minutes. Season with salt. Top grits with shrimp and sauce.

Reviews (7)

44 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 12
  • 4 star values: 13
  • 3 star values: 15
  • 2 star values: 3
  • 1 star values: 1
Rating: Unrated
10/12/2013
I've been going crazy with the printing issue too such a waste of paper to have to print 6 pages and have the recipe appear in part on 3 BUT finally solved it----take your curser and scroll down on the bar on the right side of the screen, as you do so another heading bar will magically appear that has a printer icon and voila you can get just the recipe. hope this helps it works for me
Rating: Unrated
09/13/2013
There's no print icon on my screen either. I much preferred the old format. It was much more user friendly
Rating: Unrated
09/05/2013
The icon has to appear by a mouse over and that does happen in IE but does not happen in other browsers like Chrome. I have seen this problem endlessly addressed in reviews and have written one myself. Apparently Martha Stewart website people don't read the reviews or want to make printing a challenge because this would be an easy fix. It is very frustrating. Of course, we could print the whole page but who wants to do that.
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Rating: Unrated
09/05/2013
Gabbycarlasam...look in the upper right hand corner of your screen and there should be a printer icon there.
Rating: Unrated
09/05/2013
Has anyone been able to print recipes since the 'change'??? Love this recipe. Grew up on shrimp & cheese grits. This would have been a great alternative!!!
Rating: 5 stars
02/19/2013
I did change two items on this for personal taste. I used polenta instead of instant grits and white cheddar for cheddar. I looooved this recipe and will be making it this weekend for a dinner party. It really is one of my new favorites.
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Rating: 3 stars
11/07/2012
This turned out pretty good considering I'm used to shrimp and grits recipes with bacon or sausage. One thing, do yourself a favor and finish this dish with a sprinkling of fresh chopped parsley. It REALLY wakes it up and enhances the flavor. I'll make this again but I think I'll add some thick cut bacon as well.