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Hot-Pepper Shrimp

1 lb. margarine or butter
1/2 c. Vidalia onion, finely chopped
1 tbsp. paprika
1 tbsp. black pepper
1 tbsp. bitters
1 tbsp. garlic powder
2 tbsp. Lawry’s season salt
1 tbsp. dry mustard
1 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
2 tbsp. wine vinegar

In mixer bowl or food processor beat margarine until light. Add remaining ingredients, except shrimp, and beat until well blended. Store butter in refrigerator and use as needed. For Peppered Shrimp heat 2 tablespoons of the pepper butter in a small frying pan. When it starts to bubble, stir in 6 to 8 medium shrimp that have been peeled and deveined. Stir quickly for 1 to 2 minutes until shrimp are just cooked. Pour into a warm soup plate with the juices in pan and serve with pieces of French bread for dipping sauce.