What'cha Cookin' Challenge recipe: 'How to Fool Your Date' Redfish & Crabmeat Bites



Posted on November 10, 2011 at 6:00 AM

Updated Thursday, Nov 17 at 12:00 PM

Lane McNulty / What'cha Cookin' Challenge Winner

Louisiana has got the best seafood in the world and this recipe is so easy that all you dudes out there should try it and it will surely impress your girl!

Watch Lane McNulty's entry video.

See Behind-the-Scenes photos on the WWL TV Morning Show Facebook page.


"How to Fool Your Date" Redfish

Redfish fillets 

Grape tomatoes

Marinated Artichoke Hearts

Red Onion





White Wine

Slap yo Mama seasoning

Old Bay Seasoning

Black Pepper


Watch the video for preparation directions.


Crabmeat Bites

1/2 cup butter

1/2 tsp garlic salt

1/2 tsp seasoned salt

1 1/2 tsp mayo

5 oz Old English cheese spread

7 oz crabmeat (may use canned, fresh claw meat better and not too expensive)

English muffins


Split English muffins, set aside.

Blend all other ingredients.

Spread on muffin halves.

Quarter English muffins.

Place on greased cookie sheet.

Bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes or until bubbly on top.

Serve right away!

Note: May be frozen uncooked on cookie sheet first, then tossed into a ziploc bag and returned to freezer. Can be pulled out and baked quickly for drop in company.