Shrimp Creole with cauliflower rice in a white bowl

Keto Shrimp Creole with Cauliflower Rice

  • Author: Cindy Munson
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 45 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour
  • Yield: 6 servings 1x
  • Category: Keto
  • Method: Sauté
  • Cuisine: Cajun


You will enjoy this simple and quick meal. Fast enough for weeknight dinners but fancy enough for guests. It’s healthy too!



1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted grass-fed butter
1 large onion, chopped
2 peppers; red, green or yellow
3 stalks of celery, chopped
2 14.5 oz cans fire roasted tomatoes
1 14.5 oz can low-sodium chicken stock or chicken broth
2 tsp chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley
1 1/2 tsp cajun spice, creole spice, or Emeril’s essence creole seasoning
1/2 tsp kosher salt
1 tsp hot pepper sauce, to taste
2 cups/1 lb. large shrimp, cooked, peeled & deveined
2 grass-fed beef sausages (optional)
2 cups cauliflower rice (or cooked white rice optional)


Melt butter in a large covered pot, over medium heat. Add onions, sliced peppers, and chopped celery. Cook for about 6-8 minutes, until vegetables are crisp-tender. Add diced tomatoes with juice, chicken stock, spices, and hot sauce. Bring sauce to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer about 20 minutes. Stir in shrimp and sausages (if using). Cook 3 to 5 minutes. Serve over cauliflower rice.

Keywords: Keto, Low Sodium, Gluten-Free, Healthy, Shrimp, Cauliflower Rice, Fast, Easy, Weeknight Meal, Dinner for Company, Guests

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