Brennan’s Classic Shrimp Remoulade Recipe
This recipe is from Brennan’s of Houston in Your Kitchen cookbook.
1/4 cup ketchup
1/4 cup prepared horseradish
1/4 cup creole mustard, such as Zatarain
2 tablespoons prepared yellow mustard
2 tablespoons white vinegar
1/2 lemon, juice of
1/2 cup finely chopped green onions
1/4 cup finely chopped celery
1/4 cup finely chopped parsley
1 clove garlic, minced
1 tablespoon paprika
1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 dash Tabasco sauce
1 fresh egg (or pasteurized equivalent)
3/4 cup vegetable oil
2 lbs boiled shrimp
1 1/2 cups very thinly sliced cucumbers
1/2 cup very thinly sliced radishes
2 cups frisee or curly endive lettuce
1/2 cup vinaigrette dressing
Put ketchup, horseradish, Creole and prepared mustards, vinegar, lemon juice, onion, celery, parsley, garlic, paprika, pepper, salt, Tabasco and egg into blender container or food processor.
Cover and mix at high speed until well blended.
Remove cover and gradually add oil in a slow steady stream.
Sauce will thicken to a pourable, creamy consistency.
Store in covered container in refrigerator up to 3 days.
Serving suggestion: toss boiled shrimp in remoulade sauce.
Spoon onto a bed of thinly sliced cucumbers, radishes and frisee which were drizzled with a simple vinaigrette dressing.