Show: Heat Seekers
Episode: New Orleans
Big Al's Boiled Crawfish
Total:
37 min
Active:
5 min
Yield:
6 to 8 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
37 min
Active:
5 min
Yield:
6 to 8 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 35 to 40 pounds of live Louisiana crawfish, washed clean
  • 1 bag crawfish boil seasoning
  • Special equipment: 60-gallon pot

Directions

Put the crawfish boil seasoning in 10 gallons of water in 60-gallon pot and bring to a rolling boil. Once boiling, add the crawfish. Bring back to a full boil and boil for 2 minutes more. Turn off the heat and let the crawfish soak for at least 30 minutes. Take the crawfish out and start eating. Don't forget to suck the heads!

This recipe was provided by professional chefs and has been scaled down from a bulk recipe provided by a restaurant. The Food Network Kitchens chefs have not tested this recipe, in the proportions indicated, and therefore, we cannot make any representation as to the results.

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