Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence
Show: Food 911
Episode: Mardi Gras Bash
Total:
1 hr 25 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
6 to 8 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Fill a huge stock pot, preferably fitted with a basket insert, with about 4 quarts of water. Keep in mind that when you add the solid ingredients the water level will rise, so don't fill the pot up more than 1/2 way. Squeeze the lemon juice into the water, tossing in the halves too. Add the bay leaves, salt, seasoning, onions, and garlic; bring the broth to a boil over medium-high heat and simmer for 10 minutes. You want a very aromatic broth with plenty of salt and spices; taste it, don't be afraid to make it strong so some of that flavor can penetrate and get absorbed by the potatoes and stuff.

Add the potatoes to the pot to give them a head start and simmer for 10 minutes. Now add the corn and sausage; cook another 10 minutes, making sure everything stays covered with the liquid. Toss in the crawfish and shut off the heat. Cover the pot and let the crawfish steep in the flavor for 15 minutes. Drain and spread the crawfish, sausage, corn, potatoes, and onions out on a table that's covered with newspaper. Serve with lemons, hot sauce, and plenty of napkins.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Crawfish Pie

Recipe courtesy of Jill Cordes

Crawfish Pie

Recipe courtesy of Bob Persons

Crawfish Pie

Recipe courtesy of Bob Persons

Shrimp Boil

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Creole Marinated Grilled Red Snapper

Recipe courtesy of Tanya Holland

Hard Boiled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Soft Hard-Boiled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Creole Crawfish and Shrimp Boil

Crawfish Boil

Craveworthy Eats 3 Videos

Crave-Worthy Egg Sandwich 03:24

Claire puts her own spin on a bacon, egg and cheese breakfast sandwich.

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Chopped

          2pm | 1c

          Chopped

          3pm | 2c

          Chopped

          4pm | 3c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Chopped Junior

          8pm | 7c

          Chopped

          9pm | 8c

          Chopped

          10pm | 9c

          Chopped

          11pm | 10c

          Chopped

          12am | 11c

          Chopped

          1am | 12c

          Chopped

          2am | 1c
          powered by PubExchange

          Get Cooking