Louisiana Crawfish Boudin Served with Creole Mustard Sauce
Boudin can be made of many types of seafood or meat. This boudin is made with
peeled Louisiana Crawfish tails, and a rice mixture. Stuffed into hog casings.
When ready to eat, just heat them in water and serve with Creole mustard.
- 2 lb Louisiana Crawfish tails, peeled
- 8 oz. Hog casings
- 2 tsp. Salt
- 1/2 tsp. Cayenne
- 1/2 tsp. White Pepper
- 1 Tbsp. Creole Seasoning
- 6 Tbsp. divided Canola oil
- 1 cup Onions, small dice
- 1 tsp. Garlic, minced
- 1/2 cup Celery, small dice
- 1/2 cup Green Bell Peppers, small dice
- 1/3 cup White wine
- 3 cups White Rice, cooked
- 1/2 cup Parsley, chopped
- 3/4 cup Green Onions, greens only
- Pepper to taste
- 1/2 cup Creole Mustard
- Soak hog casings in cold water for 10 minutes. Hold casings open under a
running faucet and flush water through inside of casings. Reserve casings
- Place Louisiana Crawfish tails in bowl and season with salt, cayenne,
white pepper and Creole seasoning. Reserve chilled.
- Heat large sauté pan over medium-high heat and add 3 Tbsp. canola oil.
Add onions, garlic, celery and bell peppers and cook until peppers are
tender and onions are translucent (about 5 minutes). Reserve.
- Heat another large sauté pan over medium-high heat and add remaining 3
Tbsp. canola oil. Add seasoned crawfish and sauté until cooked through
(about 6-8 minutes). Add white wine and cook until liquid is reduced by
- Combine cooked vegetables, cooked crawfish and cooking liquid, cooked
rice, parsley and green onions in large bowl. Place mixture on cutting board
and chop coarsely with knife until crawfish pieces are about ¼ of original
size. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Place mixture into a sausage press and fill casings. Twist casings a few
times every 5 inches to separate each link. Fill all casings until mixture
- To cook, fill large pot with 3 inches of water and bring to simmer. Add
crawfish sausage and simmer gently for 12-15 minutes. Remove from water and
serve hot with Creole mustard.
Cook/Prep Time: 2 Hours
Recipe courtesy of
louisianaseafood.com. Used with permission.