Copycat Bubba Gump’s Mama Blue’s Southern Charmed Fried Shrimp Recipe

This crunchy Bubba Gump’s copycat fried shrimp recipe will have you craving it for days. The crunchy shrimp garnished in a homemade tasty cocktail sauce will satisfy your hunger at any time of the day.

How To Make Copycat Bubba Gump’s Mama Blue’s Southern Charmed Fried Shrimp

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Preparation: 10 mins
Cooking: 25 mins
Total: 35 mins
Serves: 4 people Pen Icon Edit input


  • 1 lbs. shrimp peeled and deveined, jumbo
  • cup flour
  • ¾ tsp. salt
  • ½ tsp. black pepper
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 ½ cup bread crumbs
  • Vegetable oil for deep frying

Cocktail sauce ingredients

  • 1 cup chili sauce
  • cup lemon juice
  • 3 tbsp horseradish
  • 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • ¼ tsp. hot sauce


To make the sauce:

  1. Mix all the ingredients.

  2. When mixture turns smooth, cover and refrigerate it for 10 minutes.

To prepare the shrimp breading:

  1. Beat eggs in a bowl.

  2. In a separate bowl, mix the flour, salt, and pepper.

  3. Place shrimp in flour and then dip them into egg mixture.
  4. Finally, dip in bread crumbs.

To cook:

  1. Pour vegetable oil into pot and heat to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.

  2. Fry batches of shrimp to hot oil for about 1 minute.
  3. Arrange shrimp on platter. Drizzle with cocktail sauce.


  • Calcium: 287mg
  • Calories: 451kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 55g
  • Cholesterol: 425mg
  • Fat: 8g
  • Fiber: 7g
  • Iron: 6mg
  • Potassium: 568mg
  • Protein: 36g
  • Saturated Fat: 2g
  • Sodium: 2600mg
  • Sugar: 12g
  • Vitamin A: 667IU
  • Vitamin C: 27mg
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