One of the great things about spring time is that it is also crawfish season. The best time to get crawfish is from February till around June. After June, they become too large and the shells are hard.
Crawfish boils are a great way to get people together for a gathering. You can find just your friends having them or even charities having large scale boils. One example is the Craws for a Cause event in Little Rock. Here are $45.0o ticket gets you all you can eat and drink.
We had a crawfish boil at work today. We normally have a monthly lunch and this one by far my favorite.
Washing the crawfish down before boiling
Sausage, potatoes, onions, lemons, mushrooms, and corn are some other items you can add to the pot.
Cooking up the crawfish.
My own destruction. I'm full now! I just have to wait one more week until another crawfish boil.