There is noting more fun than a good old SEAFOOD BOIL. Where you get a large pot & toss in all kinds of GOOD stuff & cook it outdoors or even on the beach
Things You'll Need
- a LARGE POT with a basket
- 2 - pounds crab legs
- 2 - pound uncooked shrimp
- 4 pounds of fresh clams
- 2 - pound smoked sausage, cut into 2 inch pieces
- 6 potatoes
- sweet corn on the cob, halved, frozen or fresh
- 2 - boxes Zatarain's crab boil
- 4 whole crabs (if you like
- Lobster (if you like
Get a LARGE COOKING POT with a basket.
or Buy one of those turkey fryers , they come with the pot, lid ,basket & burner , you can use the propane tank from a gas BBQ.
OR it can be cooked over a open fire on the beach
Buy FRESH SEAFOOD & VEGGIES.
Clean everything in perpetration for the seafood boil, so it is ready to go into the pot.
Fill the pot 3/4 full of water & fire it up.
When it is boiling add the Zatarain's crab boil & potatoes
Cook for about 15 minutes.
Then add corn & sausage & let boil for 10 minutes.
When done remove everything in& dump it out of the basket onto a large platter or paper. Cove it with aluminum foil to keep it hot.
NOW FOR THE SEAFOOD
Drop everything you have clams, crabs , crab legs , shrimp , you can even toss in some lobster if you like.
Start with the clams first they need to cook a little longer
Let the clams boil for about 4 minutes ,& then put in everything else & let it boil for 5 minuets
Now dump out the seafood on to a platter or on to butcher paper or newspaper on a large table.
Arrange the potatoes , corn & sausage around the seafood & dig in
Have all your favorite close by , Melted butter , lemons , tobacco, cocktail sauce. What ever you like.
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