Landry's recipes - the easy way to prepare the best dishes from the Landry's menu. These are copycat recipes, not necessarily made the same way as they are prepared at Landry's, but closely modeled on the flavors and textures of Landry's popular food, so you can bring the exotic tastes of one of the greatest chains in the US to your own table for a fraction of the cost.
Landry's Seafood House began, literally, in a house in Lafayette, Louisiana in 1947. The restaurant has since expanded to include 21 seafood restaurants as well as hundreds other under the Landry's brand. The seafood restaurant combines a fun night out with a menu of fresh seafood choices.
From Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits to Buffalo Wild Wings hot sauce, chain and franchise restaurants are popular destinations around the world. Eating out too frequently can be costly, not to mention that it's hard to control portion size, ingredients, or the style of cooking to suit your preferences.Making Landry's recipes on your own allows you to save money while enjoying your favorite menu items from the casual dining spot. This list collections the best copycat Landrys recipes from around the Web.
Balsamic Honey Mustard Dressing
1 tablespoon honey
1 tablespoon Dijon mustard or stone ground mustard
3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar, to taste
1 whole peppercorn, optional
- Drizzle balsamic vinegar until dressing is just thin enough to pour over salad.
- Taste and add more vinegar if desired.
- Crush peppercorns with mortar and pestle or in a spice grinder.
- Mix in dressing and drizzle on salad.
1 small onion , peeled and chopped fine
1 cup Chardonnay wine
1 tablespoon butter (no substitutions)
1 tablespoon flour
1 cup fish stock or 1 cup chicken stock
1/4 cup mushroom , chopped fine
1 small green pepper , seeded and chopped fine
2 garlic cloves , minced
1/2 cup butter , chopped into 1 tablespoon pieces (no substitutions)
salt or black pepper or cayenne pepper or tarragon
- Melt 1 tbsp of butter in another saucepan over medium heat.
- Add flour; whisk until blended.
- Add stock a little at a time; whisk constantly until blended and thickened.
- Add the mushrooms, green pepper and garlic.
- Cover and simmer down until vegetables are soft.
- Remove from heat; add 1/2 cup of butter pieces until melted.
- Add to the Chardonnay mixture; blend well over very low heat.
- Season to taste with salt, pepper or tarragon.
Landry's Bananas Foster
2 sugar crepes
1 whole ripe banana
Nondairy whipped cream to taste
4 scoops vanilla ice cream (4 oz)
Bananas Foster Sauce to taste
Hershey's chocolate syrup to taste
Caramel Topping to taste
- Set side-by-side in the middle of a plate.
- Place whipped cream on both ends of crepes.
- Peel and slice banana into rounds; place in between ice cream filled crepes.
- Pour bananas foster sauce; drizzle on Hershey's chocolate syrup and Caramel Topping and serve.
Bananas Foster Sauce
1 c light brown sugar
1/2 c heavy whipping cream
1 whole very ripe banana, mashed with a fork
Juice of 1 orange
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1 tbsp dark rum
1 tbsp creme de banana liqueur
- Add orange juice and stir.
- Stir in mashed banana; add cinnamon, rum, and creme de banana.
- Reduce heat to medium-low; allow to reduce and thicken for 4 minutes.