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Shrimp and Crawfish Roll

A Louisiana Seafood rendition of the classic lobster roll.

Cooking/Prep Time: 45 minutes
Serves 4

Shrimp, Crawfish, Appetizer

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  • 1 lb. medium cooked Louisiana shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 lb. Louisiana crawfish tail meat
  • 2 green onions, chopped
  • 1 stalk celery, finely chopped
  • 3 Tbsp. mayonnaise
  • 1/2 tsp. lemon zest
  • 1 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp. chopped fresh parsley leaves
  • 1/2 tsp. fresh thyme leaves
  • 1/2 tsp. Cajun seasoning
  • 4 hot dog buns or hoagie rolls, split
  • 2 Tbsp. salted butter, melted
  • Fresh parsley leaves


1.) In a large bowl, gently combine shrimp, crawfish, green onion, celery, mayonnaise, lemon zest and juice, parsley, thyme and Cajun seasoning. Taste and adjust seasoning as needed. Cover shrimp mixture, and refrigerate until chilled, about 30 minutes.

2.) Brush interior of buns with melted butter. In a large skillet over medium heat, add buns, butter-side down, and cook until lightly browned. Divide shrimp mixture evenly between buns, and serve garnished with parsley, if desired.