2 1/4 cups liquid (1 1/4 cups chicken broth + 1 cup whole milk).
1 cup Delta Blues Brown rice grits.
1/3 cup butter.
3/4 teaspoon salt.
1/2 teaspoon pepper.
3 garlic cloves, minced.
1 teaspoon Cajun or blackened seasoning.
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese.
8 thick-sliced bacon strips, sliced (set aside to utilize as a garnish).
1 pound raw medium shrimp, peeled and deveined (Gulf of Mexico shrimp).
4 green onions, sliced.