3 teaspoons black pepper
1-1/2 teaspoons cayenne pepper
1 tablespoon white pepper
5 teaspoons granulated garlic
5 teaspoons granulated onion
1 tablespoon whole oregano
1-1/2 teaspoons whole thyme
2 teaspoons whole sweet basil
1-1/2 teaspoons salt 3 tablespoons parsley flakes
*Combine all ingredients together well.
*Store in a sealable container
This recipe makes about 3/4 cup.
Store extra to use to make other Dianne-flavored dishes
The Shrimp Assembly
1/2 cup butter, cut into several pats
1 pound large shrimp, 21-25 to the pound, peeled, deveined
2 cups Shiitake mushrooms
2 tablespoons Dianne seasoning blend
1 cup heavy cream
4 cups your favorite pasta
1/4 cup green onion, chopped across the stalk, tops only
Add butter all at once and all round the hot skillet and toss to melt butter. It will sizzle and smoke somewhat. As soon as butter is melted, add shrimp and toss in the butter. Pan will cool quite a bit, but continue to saute the shrimp until shrimp is almost done.
Add Dianne seasoning and stir in very well, toss the skillet if you are accomplished or just stir very well, bring back to a bubble.
Add mushrooms and toss or stir in together until blended.
Add cream and stir very well, bring back to a boil.
Add pasta and stir in well until the pasta is heated well, add green onion and serve immediately hot.