Cajun Crawfish Cornbread Recipe

With crawfish, cheddar cheese, and jalapeno, this bread is a complete meal! It may seem odd to add seafood to a bread dish, but you’ll draw your jaw in amazement once you get a bite out of this.

How To Make Cajun Crawfish Cornbread

A unique cornbread meal that combines crawfish tails into the mixture. It also includes bits of jalapeno pepper for that extra spicy kick.

  • 2 cup cornmeal
  • 1 tbsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 6 eggs
  • 2 medium onions (chopped)
  • ½ cup jalapeno pepper (chopped)
  • 16 oz cheddar cheese (grated)
  • ⅔ cup oil
  • 32 oz creamed corn
  • 2 lbs crawfish tails (peeled )
  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine cornmeal, salt and soda.
  2. In a medium bowl, beat eggs thoroughly.
  3. Add onions, jalapeno peppers, cheese, oil, corn and crawfish tails to beaten eggs.
  4. Combine this mixture with the cornmeal mixture and mix well.
  5. Pour into greased 12 x 14-in. baking dish.

  6. Bake at 375 degrees F for 55 minutes or until golden brown.

How To Make Cajun Crawfish Cornbread

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A unique cornbread meal that combines crawfish tails into the mixture. It also includes bits of jalapeno pepper for that extra spicy kick.

Preparation: 15 mins
Cooking: 55 mins
Total: 1 hr 10 mins
Serves:

Ingredients

  • 2 cup cornmeal
  • 1 tbsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 6 eggs
  • 2 medium onions chopped
  • ½ cup jalapeno pepper chopped
  • 16 oz cheddar cheese grated
  • cup oil
  • 32 oz creamed corn
  • 2 lbs crawfish tails peeled

Instructions

  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine cornmeal, salt and soda.
  2. In a medium bowl, beat eggs thoroughly.
  3. Add onions, jalapeno peppers, cheese, oil, corn and crawfish tails to beaten eggs.
  4. Combine this mixture with the cornmeal mixture and mix well.
  5. Pour into greased 12 x 14-in. baking dish.

  6. Bake at 375 degrees F for 55 minutes or until golden brown.

Nutrition

  • Calcium: 320mg
  • Calories: 467kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 36g
  • Cholesterol: 134mg
  • Fat: 29g
  • Fiber: 4g
  • Iron: 2mg
  • Potassium: 312mg
  • Protein: 18g
  • Saturated Fat: 10g
  • Sodium: 1114mg
  • Sugar: 4g
  • Vitamin A: 598IU
  • Vitamin C: 9mg
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