Makes 4 sandwiches

Try this authentic shrimp po'boy recipe to get a taste of New Orleans' famous cajun cuisine.

How to Make It

Step 1

Peel shrimp, and devein, if desired.

Step 2

Combine flour, salt, and pepper. Stir together milk and egg until smooth. Toss shrimp in milk mixture; dredge in flour mixture.

Step 3

Pour oil to a depth of 2 inches in a Dutch oven; heat to 375°. Fry shrimp, in batches, 1 to 2 minutes or until golden; drain on wire racks.

Step 4

Melt butter; add garlic. Spread cut sides of rolls evenly with butter mixture; place on a large baking sheet.

Step 5

Bake at 450° for 8 minutes. Spread cut sides of rolls evenly with Remoulade Sauce. Place shrimp and lettuce on bottom halves of rolls; cover with roll tops.

Ratings & Reviews

True Louisiana Po-boys

June 19, 2016
My husband and I both loved the po-boys. I used 1/4 of the recipe, and it was plenty for us. By the way, we are Louisianians, so we know our po-boys!