New Orleans Sausage Shrimp Crawfish Pasta recipe has just the right about of cajun spice. It’s full of crawfish, shrimp, and sausage. This is the perfect, simple-to-make weeknight meal, it’s always popular at potlucks, or it’s unique enough for supper club!
I made Cajun Etouffee Nachos and enjoyed the flavors so much that I wanted to use them in a pasta recipe. That’s when I came up with this New Orleans Sausage Shrimp Crawfish Pasta recipe.
There is nothing better than this classic flavor. Serve New Orleans Sausage Shrimp Crawfish Pasta hot with crusty garlic bread and a side salad for a mouth-watering, flavor-winning meal!
New Orleans Sausage Shrimp Crawfish Pasta
As with most of my recipes, I made this into a quicker version. Seriously, I don’t have time for 1-hour dinner recipes. That doesn’t mean, however, that you have to sacrifice flavor for time. This New Orleans Sausage Shrimp Crawfish Pasta is zesty and full of rich deep flavor!
- 12- ounce bag small raw peeled shrimp
- 14- ounce package Johnsonville New Orleans andouille smoked sausage sliced
- 12- ounce package crawfish drained
- 1/2 cup butter
- 1/2 cup onion chopped
- 2 cloves garlic chopped
- 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
- 4 tablespoons canned tomato sauce
- 1 cup water
- 3 dashes hot sauce
- 1 and 1/2 teaspoon cajun seasoning
- 6 green onions chopped
- salt and pepper to taste
- 1 tablespoons Cajun seasoning or to taste
- 8 ounces pasta I used elbow
- Cook sausage in non-stick, large skillet 7 to 8 minutes until cooked through. Transfer sausage to a platter.
- Add shrimp to skillet and cook 3 to 4 minutes or until cooked through. Remove from pan.
- Add crawfish and cook through about 3 to 4 minutes. Remove from pan.
- Add butter to pan and melt over medium heat.
- Add the onion, and saute until transparent.
- Stir in the garlic, and cook for a minute.
- Stir in the flour and whisk until well blended.
- Gradually whisk in the tomato sauce and water.
- Simmer 5 minutes until sauce begins to thicken.
- Add the crawfish, shrimp and sausage and simmer 5 minutes.
- Add the green onions and season with salt, pepper, hot sauce, and Cajun seasoning.
- Serve over hot cooked pasta.
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