"The tradition of Italian cooking is that of the matriarch. This is the cooking of grandma. She didn't waste time thinking too much about the celery. She got the best celery she could and then she dealt with it."--Mario Batali

Shrimp Filling for Creme Puffs ~ Phyllis Okerlund Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Shrimp Filling for Creme Puffs ~ Phyllis Okerlund, by , is from Faith, Family, and Friends Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Rebecca Pace
Added: Friday, October 10, 2008


Creme Puffs:
1 Cube Butter
1 Cup boiling water
1 cup flour
1/4 tsp salt
4 eggs

Shrimp Filling
2 - 8 Oz. pkg Creme Cheese
1 8 oz carton sour cream
1 TLB minces onion
Juice of one small lemon
1 can water chesnute (cup up)
2 TLB Mayonnaise
3 cans shrimp

Creme Puflfs: Add butter to boiling water. Stir to melt butter. Add flour and salt all at once. Cook stirring vigorously until mixture is smooth and forms soft ballo that does not separate. Cool mixture slightly. Then add eggs one at a time. Beat vigorously after each egg. Beat mixture until smooth. Drop from a teaspoon on a greased cookie sheet and bake in hot over 450 degrees for 15 minutes then 300 degrees for 25 minutes. When cool, fill with shrimp filling.
** Shrimp Filling: Mix creme cheese, sour cream, onion and lemon juice & mayonnaise in mixter. Then fold in shrimp and water chesnuts. Mix by hand. Fill creme puffs.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
~ ~ ~ Consider things from evey angle ~ ~ ~




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!