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Popeyes Popcorn Shrimp Recipe

Popeyes popcorn shrimp are crispy, crunchy, and delightful. Popcorn shrimps are prepared by using raw shrimps, eggs, flour, oil, and some flavorful spices. Get started to prepare crispy and fresh shrimps at home. Refer to the recipe to know the details!
5 from 8 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course copycat
Cuisine American
Servings 4
Calories 330 kcal


Frying Pan


  • ½ pound Raw Shrimps
  • ½ cup All-Purpose Flour
  • 2 Eggs
  • ½ cup Vegetable Oil
  • 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Onion Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Black Pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Cayenne Pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Smoked Paprika
  • 1 teaspoon Oregano
  • 2 teaspoon Thyme
  • 2 teaspoon Salt


  • In a bowl, combine flour, black pepper, onion powder, garlic powder, cayenne pepper, smoked paprika, oregano, salt, and thyme.
  • In another bowl, beat the eggs nicely.
  • Dip the pieces of shrimp, first into the egg batter, then generously coat with the dry spices.
  • Drop the coated shrimp into the hot oil. Fry for 15 minutes at 350 degrees F.
  • Repeat the same to fry the batches of shrimps.
  • Dust the Cajun seasoning on the top and serve hot with your favorite dips and sauces.


Calories: 330kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 65mg | Sodium: 1290mg | Fiber: 3g
Keyword Popcorn Shrimps, Popeyes, Popeyes Popcorn Shrimps
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