Seafood Jambalaya

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Total Time
10 mins
30 mins

I learned this recipe from a restaurant in a town named Opelousas, lots of paprika are called for here, I recommend starting small, then adding more. There are no tomatoes in this recipe, so it is faster than normal jambalaya.

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  1. Heat butter and olive oil, add onions and peppers and cook for 8-10 minutes.
  2. Add sausage or andouille and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  3. Add paprika and garlic.
  4. Add shrimp, cook for 6-7 minutes.
  5. Add crawfish, cook for 2-3 minutes, if not dark enough add more paprika.
  6. Add rice & season to taste.
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5 5

This was so delicious! We'll definitely be making it again. We didn't have crawfish in our area, so we used lobster instead, which made it pricey. I think if we made it again we would just make it with more shrimp instead.