Crawfish or Shrimp Bisque

READY IN: 45mins
SERVES: 6
YIELD: 6 Cups
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Melt the butter or margarine in a large saucepan and add the onion, red bell pepper, celery and garlic. Cook gently to soften.
  • Stir in dry mustard, cayenne pepper, paprika and flour. Cook for about 3 minutes over low heat, stirring occasionally.
  • Pour on the fish stock gradually, stirring until well blended.
  • Add the thyme and bay leaf and bring to a boil. Reduce the heat and simmer for about 5 minutes until thickened, stirring occasionally.
  • Add the crawfish (or shrimp) and cook for about 5 minutes.
  • Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Serve over rice topped with snipped chives.
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