Bobby Flay’s Shrimp and Egg Salad Sandwich with Poppy Seeds

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This Shrimp and Egg Salad Sandwich with Poppy Seeds recipe is courtesy of celebrity chef Bobby Flay.

According to a recent survey commissioned by Hellmann’s®, nearly half of all moms surveyed said they make a family meal every day and more than a third of moms said cooking dinner takes too much time.

Flay has teamed up with Hellmond’s Mayonnaise to help families make fast & easy meals with real, simple ingredients.

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Shrimp and Egg Salad Sandwich with Poppy Seeds

  • Author: Bobby Flay
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 4 servings 1x


Wonderful sandwich created by chef Bobby Flay.


Units Scale
  • 1/2 c Hellmann’s or Best Foods Real Mayonnaise
  • 2 medium green onions
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 3 Tbsp snipped fresh dill
  • 2 Tbsp poppy seeds
  • 1 Tbsp Dijon mustard
  • 8 medium hard-cooked eggs, peeled and coarsely chopped
  • 6 oz cooked large shrimp
  • 4 English muffins or salad to serve


  1. Combine mayonnaise, green onions, lemon juice, dill, poppy seeds and mustard in large bowl with wire whisk. 

  2.  Stir in eggs.

  3. Gently fold in shrimp.

  4. Season, if desired, with salt and black pepper. 

  5. Serve, if desired, over salad greens or on toasted English muffins (as shown). 


You can substitute crab meat or lobster for the shrimp if you prefer.

If serving over greens, toss greens with fresh lemon juice, a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil and season with salt and pepper. 

  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Category: Sandwiches
  • Cuisine: American

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