Sauteed Frog Legs with Tomato Garlic Butter
EMERIL'S ESSENCE CREOLE SEASONING (ALSO REFERRED TO AS BAYOU BLAST):
- 2 1/2 tablespoons paprika
- 2 tablespoons salt
- 2 tablespoons garlic powder
- 1 tablespoon black pepper
- 1 tablespoon onion powder
- 1 tablespoon cayenne pepper
- 1 tablespoon dried oregano
- 1 tablespoon dried thyme
In a mixing bowl, combine all of the ingredients together. Mix well. Season with salt and pepper. Store the butter in either ramekins or form into a log and wrap in plastic wrap until ready to use. The butter can be used in various combinations for meat, fish or vegetables.
Yield: 1/2 pound
Cut the frog legs in half. Season both the legs and flour with Essence. In a large saute pan, over medium heat, melt the butter. Add the frog legs and saute until golden, about 6 to 8 minutes. Add the shallots and saute for 1 minute. Add the tomatoes and season with salt and pepper. Continue to saute for 1 minute. Add the wine. Continue to simmer for 2 minutes. Stir in the parsley. Remove from the heat and serve.
Combine all ingredients thoroughly.
Yield: 2/3 cup