A traditional Crawfish Pie recipe that originated in the town of Napoleonville.
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New Orleans Style Crawfish Pies
Crawfish pies can be made ahead and enjoyed on the parade route or at a Mardi Gras party. Luckily, Mardi Gras and crawfish season overlap so it's a great time of year to work crawfish into recipes.
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how to make crawfish pie like a native (photo by Patsy R. Brumfield/Southfacin' Cook)
Menu Musings of a Modern American Mom: Crawfish Pie
One of the better crawfish pie recipes! Secret ingredients? Heavy cream and brandy. And please, no tomatoes . . .ever.
Crawfish pies aren't always easy to find in New Orleans. They appear at some festivals-principally, the Jazz and Heritage Festival that begins at the end of April. But that's just once a year, and I need a crawfish pie fix far more often.
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Make these for parties all the time! They are always a big hit and instead of fooling with pastry dough I put the filling in little phyllo cups!
makes my tummy growl...grrrrr