Low Country Boil


Low Country Boil is a very simple recipe where you can control the spice. I never realized how simple a Low Country Boil could be. Add onions, and other seasonings to your taste to make this dish your own. I've even heard of putting artichokes in this boil.

Here are the ingredients.

6 cut in half ears of corn
6 (4 inch) links smoked sausage
12 cut in half if large red new potatoes

3 lbs unpeeled fresh shrimp
2 teaspoons per quart of water crab boil seasoning

Fill a large pot with enough water to cover all of the ingredients. Add the crab boil and bring to a boil. Adjust the crab boil to suit your taste. When the water boils, add the potatoes and sausage. Cook on medium heat for 20 minutes. Add corn and cook for an additional 10 minutes. Add shrimp and cook for no more than 3 minutes. Drain and serve with warm bread. 



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1 comments:

Niki - Life as a LEO Wife said...

I live on the Gulf Coast so boiled shrimp are one of my favorites! Just looking at the picture makes my mouth water! If you get a chance, come by & share your recipes & other posts on Crafty Creators Link Party. It's a relatively new party, so feel free to share anything you like. It's open Thursdays at 6am through Mondays at 11:59pm CST. Hope to see you there!
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