Shrimp & Crab Boil

Watch H-E-B Chef Scott create one of the most popular recipes on, a delicious New England Style Crab Boil with snow crab, shrimp, smoked sausage, corn and potatoes. Start by creating an aromatic blend of white wine, seasoning, herbs, lemon, garlic and onions. Next, drop in the red potatoes, sausage, corn and butter to boil for 15 minutes, or until potatoes are soft. Add the crab and shrimp to steam for 5-8 minutes, or until shrimp are firm, curled to form a c-shape, and slightly opaque. Find more shrimp and seafood cooking tips and visit our crab guide to learn more about the variety of crab species, get tips for a crab boil and more recipes. 

Featured Recipe:

New England Style Crab Boil

Shrimp & Crab Boil
Seafood boils are great for entertaining and can be done outdoors or indoors on the stove. Eat, drink and be crabby with this New England style shrimp & crab boil recipe!

Prep Time: 15-20 Minutes
Cook Time: 30-40 Minutes
Serves: 8

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Texas Heritage Smoked Sausage

Texas Heritage Smoked Sausage

With intense Texas pecan wood flavor, our sausage embodies all the things you love about this southern state including rich flavor and long‑held traditions. Rich beef flavor, no MSG, and gluten free. 

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Southern Style Crab Boil See Mongolian Spiced Crab Clusters Recipe Smoky Butter Basted Crab Legs
Southern Style Crab Boil Mongolian Spiced Crab Clusters Smoky Butter Basted Crab Legs

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Chef Scott

About Chef Scott
Senior Recipe Developer, Chef Scott Tompkins works on developing recipes for and H‑E‑B Partner training in stores. He attended culinary school in Los Angeles and has worked in top restaurants in L.A., Austin and San Antonio. Scott's culinary philosophy and passion reflects the growing trend towards a healthier, down‑to‑earth lifestyle.

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