Cajun Seafood Recipes

New Orelans Style Cooking includes Cajun seafood recipes for culinary delights such as such as jambalaya, crawfish pie, and file gumbo!

Crawfish, shrimp, oysters, and crab are staples in New Oreans cuisine.

Seafood is so versatile. It can be boiled, blackened, broiled, fried, baked, and barbecued, or made into gumbo, chowder or even soup!

Seafood sandwiches are a New Orleans specialty. You will often hear people ask for a "Po'Boy on french dressed."

A po'boy is a traditional New Orleans style seafood sandwich on crusty french bread. The shrimp, oysters, or crawfish are usually fried. It is "dressed", if it is loaded with lettuce, tomato or mayonnaise!

Shrimp Po'Boy

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds shrimp (or oysters, crawfish)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • Creole seasoning or salt/pepper

  • Tomato slices
  • Zatarains Fish Fry or cornmeal
  • Lettuce leaves
  • Mayonnaise or butter
  • French bread or baguette

Directions
Mix egg and milk together. Season the shrimp. Dip shrimp into egg mixture, then coat with fish fry. Fry until golden brown.

Drain shrimp on paper towels. Spread mayonnaise or butter on bread. Arrange shrimp, tomato, lettuce on bread!

Try a few of these seafood recipes listed below and you will be cooking New Orleans Style!


Crawfish Boil Recipe
A Crawfish Boil Recipe can bring family and friends together with the sole of purpose of eating and having a good time. Turn your next gathering into an event with Cajun seafood recipes. What a way to party!

Shrimp Boil Recipe
A Shrimp Boil Recipe is must around the holidays! Make 2 batches, one for peel and eat shrimp, the other for shrimp dips and salad. Use this recipe as base!

Cajun Garlic Shrimp
Make your family think that you are a gourmet cook!

Shrimp Creole
Make delicious shrimp creole in no time flat!

Shrimp Jambalaya Recipe
Please all your guests with this delicious and versatile favorite

New Orleans Barbecued Shrimp
Spicy and delicious barbecued shrimp. The secret is there's no barbecue sauce!

Crawfish Bread
Indescribably delicious. Destined to be a favorite!

Easy Crawfish Pie Recipe
This Crawfish Pie recipe is quick and easy and tasty. It is a family favorite!

Sweet And Spicy Shrimp Stir Fry
This will satisfy your need for Chinese take out!

Easy Stuffed Peppers
The combination of ground beef and seafood gives this dish a unique flavor!

Easy Grilled Shrimp Recipe
So easy, so quick, so tasty!

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