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Saturday Do-It-Yourself: Cajun Fried Shrimp!

Posted by on Sat, June 14th, 2014 at 11:00 am

BREAKING NEWS: Fried food is delicious.  Check out this DIY recipe from a Canadian member, MrLionSwag, and wow your friends and family this weekend! (Use Swagbucks Search to find measurement conversions for your area)

My brother’s son made this delicious Cajun dish for our family gathering last week! It was amazing, and also he gave the instructions to me! I just had to share it! And trust me, it is SUPERB!

This recipe is very easy to make and I hope you try it someday!

Fried Shrimp – Cajun Style! Makes 8 (25 minutes time)

Ingredients to Make 8 Shrimps:

  • 8 raw, uncooked, preferably large shrimp.
  • 5 teaspoonfuls of Cajun spice*
  • 100 grams of cornmeal.
  • 100 grams of flour.
  • 200 mL or 0.8 cups of milk.
  • 200 mL or 0.8 cups of buttermilk.
  • 350 mL or 1.5 cups of oil. (He used canola)

Instructions:

  1. In a bowl, mix milk, eggs, and buttermilk together. Stir it aggressively!
  2. In another bowl, pour the cornmeal and flour.
  3. Start to peel the shrimps, but leave the tail section. Using a knife, barley slice them halfway through their back.
  4. Wash the shrimp as thoroughly as possible. Spread out the shrimp on a plate.
  5. Sprinkle the shrimp in your mixture of Cajun spices, and dip in milk and egg mixture. Do this multiple times with one shrimp. It is ok for the spices to be in the milk bowl.
  6. Immediately place them in the flour and cornmeal mix after you’re done coating one. Mix the shrimp in there consistently!
  7. You should be with done the shrimps! Head the oil in a frying pan, and fry for 3-5 minutes!
  8. Enjoy your shrimp!

*Consists of a combination of salt, garlic pepper, black pepper, onion powder, and cayenne pepper!

Thanks for this amazing looking recipe!

And for all you DIY-lovers, be sure to check out HGTV Handmade!  It’s the newest crafting and DIY channel on YouTube.  Subscribe today and earn 20 SB! (Must have a gmail account. SBs will credit within 48 hours)

If you would like to submit a DIY or a favorite recipe please send it (with your Swag Name and a picture, please) to contests@swagbucks.com.  If we publish your submission you will get 500 Swag Bucks!

Have a great weekend!

-Team Swagbucks

How Swagbucks Works For Me – TNics0109

Posted by on Fri, June 13th, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Congrats to all Swaggernauts for making it to Friday! Today, we’d like you to meet TNics0109, from Salisbury, MD.  Read her story below… I have been using Swagbucks for about 8 months now and I love it! I am a single mother to an amazing 2 year old boy and Swagbucks helps us to live ... Read More »

Congrats to our Dads vs Grads Team Challenge Winners!

Posted by on Fri, June 13th, 2014 at 12:45 pm
Well – our 3rd Annual Dads vs Grads Team Challenge has come to an end!  It was an exciting week and we saw so much camaraderie from both teams! Everyone was being helpful and encouraging their fellow teammates along – which we LOVE to see! It was back and forth for a little while, but ... Read More »

Swagbucks Book Club – Let’s Hear It For The Boys

Posted by on Fri, June 13th, 2014 at 10:00 am
Hello Swagbucks Book Club! Sunday is Father’s Day so what better time to honor the first men in our lives?  And because this is the Book Club of course there is a literary twist. Check below for this week’s Discussion Question and how you might win 25 SBs! Our June reading selection is The Good House by ... Read More »

Don’t Be Scared of MSBD!

Posted by on Fri, June 13th, 2014 at 6:00 am
It’s Friday the 13th…OOOOOOOOOOHHHHH SCARY!!!  Here’s something that won’t frighten you – earning Swag Bucks from your smartphone! And remember – during our Dads vs Grads Team Challenge, when you earn SB via Special Offers, SBTV, EntertaiNOW, Search or Swag Codes from your phone,  you’ll also earn points for your team! We want you to ... Read More »

Make Your Nails Sparkle, with Julep!

Posted by on Thu, June 12th, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Attention Nail Polish Aficionados!! The Julep Maven program is EXACTLY what you need! Sign up to become a Julep Maven and receive over $40 of premium beauty products and gorgeous nail polish every month.  Here’s the best part – we’re giving away your first month for FREE (just pay for shipping)! Use the promo phrase SWAGBUCKSFREE at checkout. You’ll ... Read More »

Twitter Trivia Loves a Good Team Challenge!

Posted by on Thu, June 12th, 2014 at 6:00 am
Q: Who loves showing off their knowledge of obscure information? Q: Who loves showing off their ability to use Swagbucks Search to find answers about obscure information? Q: Who loves winning Swag Bucks for the above actions? Q: Who loves to do all of this and NOT share the answers with others??? (It’s ok if ... Read More »

How Swagbucks Works For Me – loykalina

Posted by on Wed, June 11th, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Dads vs Grads is going strong! For today’s testimonial, we’d like everyone to meet loykalina, from the United Kingdom! Learn how he’s been utilizing Swagbucks as he works to complete his Master’s Degree! A soon to be grad!! I started to do a Master’s degree in English Literature in October last year. Unfortunately, I had ... Read More »

Let’s Play Some GraDADuation Day Games!

Posted by on Wed, June 11th, 2014 at 10:00 am
How’s everyone’s day thus far??  Have you gotten the first two Swag Codes? We hope you’re enjoying our GraDADuation Day Swag Code Extravaganza as well as the 3rd Annual Dads vs Grads Team Challenge!  If you haven’t joined a team yet, CLICK HERE! Let’s have some fun and play some games (click to enlarge the ... Read More »

Wednesday Game Challenge – Dads vs Grads Style!

Posted by on Wed, June 11th, 2014 at 6:00 am
Happy Wednesday! Today is shaping up to be EPIC!  Our GraDADuation Day Swag Code Extravaganza gets underway at 7am PT and you’ll have the opportunity to earn up to 35 SB in Swag Codes! We’re right in the middle of our 3rd Annual Dads vs Grads Team Challenge, too!  And of course, our Dads vs ... Read More »