Spicy Crawfish Spread

Enjoy this spicy crawfish spread served with celery sticks – a wonderful appetizer ready in just 10 minutes.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 10 min
  • Servings 9

Ingredients

3
tablespoons butter
3/4
cup finely chopped onion
3/4
cup finely chopped celery
4
cloves garlic, finely chopped
2
tablespoons salt-free seasoning blend
1/2
teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
8
oz peeled cooked crawfish tails, chopped
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
Celery sticks, if desired
  • 1 In 8-inch skillet, melt butter over medium-high heat. Cook onion, celery and garlic in butter 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until tender. Add seasoning blend and red pepper; cook and stir 30 seconds longer.
  • 2 In medium bowl, mix vegetables and crawfish tails. Add cream cheese; stir gently to combine. Serve with celery sticks.

Expert Tips

If you can’t find fresh crawfish, substitute frozen crawfish tails. Thaw before using.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
150
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
13g
13%
(Saturated Fat
7g,
7%
),
Sodium
146mg
146%;
Total Carbohydrate
3g
3%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
6g
6%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 Lean Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
0
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.