Shrimp and corn Bisque

About this Recipe

Shrimp and corn bisque is a staple of any Louisiana household, and this recipe is no exception. More rich and filling than most bisque recipes, you’ll be sure to have happy taste buds and a full belly!

  • 2lbs Shrimp

  • 3 cups Whole kernel corn – frozen, not cans

  • 1 cup creamed corn

  • 1 cup butter

  • 1 cup chopped onions

  • 1 cup chopped celery

  • 1/2 cup chopped bell pepper

  • 1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper

  • 4 garlic sections-diced small

  • 1 cup flour

  • 2 quarts heavy whipping cream

  • 1 quart half and half

  • 1 can Rotel tomatoes(2 cans if you prefer hot)

  • 1 can cream of shrimp soup

  • 1/2 cup chopped green onions

  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley

  • Salt & pepper to taste

Step 1

Saute onions, celery, bell peppers and garlic until tender. Take out of pan and set aside.


Step 2

Make a roux with butter and flour-medium brown and not too dark.

Step 3

Add corn, onions, celery, bell peppers and garlic to roux.

Step 4

Mix in rotel, cream of shrimp soup, whipping cream, half and half and stir to blend together, mix.

Step 5

Cook about 15 minutes on low-then turn down to simmer for about 5 minutes.

Step 6

Add shrimp, chopped green onions and parsley.

Step 7

Cook additional 20 minutes. Salt and pepper to taste.
If too thick, add milk.

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