Other Main Dishes
Stuffed Mirlitons Louisiana Style
Family Tested & Approved
shrimp, crabmeat, crawfish tails, or ground meat
chopped green onions
Boil mirlitons in water unti tender. Cut each in half and remove seeds. Scoop out pulp and leave a shell about 1/8 inch thick. Save pulp. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Saute onions and garlic in butter. Add shrimp (or other meat if not using shrimp). Cook until shrimp are pink. Add saved pulp and breadcrumbs. Cook a few more minutes. Stir well.
Cool and then add egg and green onions.
Stuff mirlitons with mixture and bake for about 30 minutes.