prep fifteen mins
railroad train twenty mins
full 35 mins
writer jenn laughlin
yield 8 -10
- 1/2 lb fresh/defrosted raw shrimp
- 4 ounces quality* lump crab meat, shredded
- 1-2 TBSP butter
- 1/2 loving cup onion, finely diced
- 1/2 loving cup greenish bell pepper, finely diced
- 1/4 loving cup celery, finely diced [optional]
- 1 TBSP jalapeno, minced
- 1/2 loving cup chopped spinach
- 3 cloves of garlic, minced as well as smashed into 1/4 tsp salt
- 1 tsp Old Bay seasoning blend
- 3-4 ounces cream cheese
- 2.5-3 cups freshly grated Gouda cheese [not smoked]
- 1/2 loving cup Gruyere cheese
- a pinch of blood-red pepper flakes [optional]
- 1/4 tsp chopped parsley
- paprika, to taste
- Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees F.
- Prep shrimp as well as crab equally needed past times defrosting, cleaning, peeling as well as deveining your shrimp as well as shredding your crab. If you lot postulate a shrimp prep guide, I convey to a greater extent than or less photos as well as mini tutorial [here] You tin displace too purchase yours already cleaned as well as shelled for repose of use! Whatever you lot do, skip the pre-cooked stuff; the texture ever seems to move off. Once prepped, chop the raw shrimp as well as laid aside.
- Next chop your veggies finely, as well as then they'll mix seamlessly into the dip.
- Heat a shape atomic position out 26 skillet on your stove-top to medium-high estrus amongst a tablespoon or 2 of butter as well as saute the onion, bell pepper, celery as well as jalapeno until tender.
- Next add together inward the spinach, salted mashed garlic, as well as Old bay.
- Stir to combine as well as wilt the spinach.
- Next add together the crab as well as shrimp as well as railroad train for nearly a minute, until shrimp but stimulate to plough opaque.
- Remove from heat. [the shrimp volition piece of occupation on to railroad train inward the pan equally good equally inward the oven]
- Stir inward your cream cheese, Gouda, as well as Gruyere as well as a sprinkle of paprika, as well as popular the entire skillet inward the oven
- Bake for nearly fifteen minutes until bubbly as well as golden.
- Remove skillet from the oven, plough over it a minute to de-molten-lavafy itself, as well as dive on inward amongst your favorite crusty baguette.
- Now would move a skillful fourth dimension to garnish amongst to a greater extent than or less parsley as well as blood-red pepper flakes earlier your consume the entire skillet!