Contact Us

Are the Crawfish You’re Buying from Louisiana or China?

Crawfish Tails China
Erin McCarty

On Ash Wednesday, Catholics typically don’t eat meat. I have a great recipe for crawfish etouffee and wanted to enjoy this traditional south Louisiana dish. I headed out to the grocery store to buy some crawfish tails so I could make crawfish etouffee. In the seafood cooler area, I found just what I wanted: crawfish tails from a company called Boudreaux. These have to be good, right?

I get my grub home, fire up the pot of rice and then get to work on my crawfish dish. The mudbugs are the last to go in, so I didn’t pay much attention to them just yet. But when I went to open the package, I noticed small writing on the bottom: “Product of China.”

WHAT? Boudreaux’ Crawfish…in China? How could that be? I looked at the package again and it really looks like it came from a Louisiana company.

Well, I ate the Chinese crawfish, but was quite disappointed that I was eating mudbugs from China. Who knew they had Boudreaux’ in China!

WHAT'S IN YOUR CRAWFISH POT?

Best of 96.5 KVKI

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://965kvki.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KVKI VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KVKI VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.