Copycat Hooters Buffalo Shrimp Recipe

Serves/Makes: 4 servings

Ingredients:

  • 20 large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 1 tablespoon sandwich mustard
  • 2 teaspoons creole seasoning
  • 2 teaspoons black pepper
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons onion powder
  • Cooking oil
  • Finely copped parsley to garnish
  • Homemade Ranch Sauce (see the recipe below) to serve
  •     For Corn Flour Batter:
  • 1 cup cornmeal
  • 1 cup flour
  • 2 teaspoons creole seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  •     For Super Spicy Buffalo Sauce:
  • 1 stick unsalted butter
  • 1 cup hot sauce
  • Juice of 1/2 lemon
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
How to cook Copycat Hooters Buffalo Shrimp:
  • Preheat oil in a large pot to 350°F (175°C).
  • Rinse, peel, devein shrimp, and leave tail intact if desired.
  • Mix egg with mustard.
  • Place shrimp in a large bowl, coat with spices, egg/mustard mixture and set aside.
  • To prepare corn flour: mix all ingredients together in a freezer bag, shake well.
  • To Prepare Buffalo Sauce: mix all ingredients together in a saucepan, bring to boil, reduce heat and simmer until butter is melted.
  • Dip shrimp in the corn flour, coat well, and place into hot oil, making sure not to overcrowd the pan. (I would do this in 2-3 batches.)
  • Cook shrimp for 2 minutes on each side. Drain on paper towels.
  • Immediately toss shrimp in buffalo sauce and stir.
  • Garnish the buffalo shrimp with copped parsley and serve hot with some pieces of celery and/or fresh lemon wedges and Homemade Ranch Sauce or your favorite dipping sauce.

Homemade Ranch Sauce Recipe

Homemade Ranch Sauce Ingredients:
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup Greek yogurt
  • 1/3 cup sour cream
  • 2 teaspoons fresh thyme
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon creole seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon hot sauce
How to cook Homemade Ranch Sauce:
  • In a medium bowl whisk everything well, refrigerate until ready to use.
Copycat Hooters Buffalo Shrimp recipe
Copycat Hooters Buffalo Shrimp recipe
Copycat Hooters Buffalo Shrimp recipe
Copycat Hooters Buffalo Shrimp recipe

Note(s):

Prep time: 5 mins
Cook time: 5 mins

The Copycat Hooters Buffalo Shrimp recipe very easy to cook and so good!

Tip(s):

You need really large shrimp. The bigger the better - so go with extra-large shrimp if possible.

You can use Tabasco as your hot sauce when making these shrimp!


This recipe for Copycat Hooters Buffalo Shrimp serves/makes: 4 servings

The Copycat Hooters Buffalo Shrimp recipe and the pictures are adopted from The Our Favorite Fish & Seafood Recipes Cookbook.

Main Ingredient: Shrimp (more Shrimp recipes)
Preparation Method: Deep Fried (more Deep Fried recipes)
Cuisine: American (more American recipes)

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