Old Bay Shrimp Boil Recipe

Old Bay Shrimp Boil Recipe

Total Time

00:45 mins

Preparation 00:15 mins

Cooking 00:30 mins

Recipe ingredients:

  • 1⁄2 cup old bay seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons salt
  • 4 quarts water
  • 1 (12 ounce) can beer
  • 8 medium red potatoes, cut in quarters
  • 2 large vidalia onions, cut in wedges
  • 2 lbs smoked sausage, cut in 2 inch lengths
  • 8 ears frozen corn on the cob, thawed (i use birdseye little ears)
  • 4 lbs large shrimp, in shells

Preparation of the recipe:

In an 8-quart stock pot, bring Old Bay, salt, water and beer to a boil.

Add potatoes and onions; cook over high heat for 8 minutes.

Add smoked sausage; continue to cook on high for 5 minutes.

Add corn to pot; continue to boil for 7 minutes.

Add shrimp in shells, cook for 4 minutes.

Drain cookin liquid; pour contents of pot into several large bowl or shallow pails.

Sprinkle with additional Old Bay.

Source: Food.com: Old Bay Shrimp Boil Recipe