Tuesday, May 29, 2007CRAWFISH CHEESE PIE RECIPE
CRAWFISH CHEESE PIE
1 stick butter 1 cup green onions, finely chopped
5 stalks celery, finely chopped 2 ounces crawfish fat
1 can cream of shrimp soup (do not dilute) 1/2 teaspoon Tabasco
1/4 teaspoon each red, black and white pepper 1 cup water
1 pound crawfish tails 3 cups cooked rice
1 cooked pie crust Salt to taste
5 ounces grated cheddar cheese
Melt butter and saute green onions and celery for 15 minutes. Add fat and cook 5 minutes.
Add soup, black, red and white pepper and tobasco. Cook 5 minutes. Add crawfish tails, rice and water. Stir, making sure mixture is not too dry or too runny. Add a little water if too dry. It must be thick enough to stand as a slice of pie. Add salt to taste. Stir in cheese and put in pie shell. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes.
This recipe for Crawfish Cheese Pie serves 4 to 6.