Recipes With Crab
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Recipes with Crab. Crab is a versatile ingredient that can be used in a variety of dishes, from crab cakes and dips to pasta and soup. Crab is delicious whether steamed, boiled, or prepared as soft shells. The sweet flavor of crab meat pairs well with a variety of seasonings, spices, and sauces.
Try one of our favorite crab recipes today including a crab cake recipe with old bay, crab rangoon, hot crab dip, salads, pasta, soups, and more. If you like these recipes then why not head over to our fish & seafood collection of recipes where you will find 100s of recipes in one convenient place?
Crab Dip Recipes
Crab and Artichoke Dip
There’s something delicious that happens when you combine crab and artichokes together. This makes a delicious Baked Cheesy Crab and Artichoke Dip. Served hot, you won’t believe how tasty this is, and how easy it is to make!
Cajun Crab Dip
This Cajun crab dip recipe is made with fresh lump crab meat with a Cajun kick in a creamy dip and can be served hot or cold. It is an easy appetizer that is perfect for game day, parties or holidays.
Cheesy Hot Crab, Spinach, and Artichoke Dip
This delicious appetizer dip is made with lump crab meat, spinach, artichokes, and amazing flavors baked to cheesy perfection. The perfect appetizer for your next gathering or game day menu.
Soups & Stews Recipes With Crab
Shrimp and Crab Gumbo
When only the coziest meal will do, a big bowl of shrimp and crab gumbo always hits the spot? A rich, complex stew filled with plump shrimp and tender crab meat comes with just the right spice kick to make this crowd-pleasing meal. After just one taste, this gumbo is sure to become your new favorite comfort food.
Gumbo with Andouille Sausage, Chicken, and Seafood
This flavorful stovetop meal is packed with juicy proteins- sausage, chicken, and two types of seafood- swimming in a thick broth.
Spicy Crab and Corn Bisque
Spicy Crab and Corn Bisque is rich, smooth and creamy with sweet corn and chunks of lump crab. You’ll love this fuss-free recipe for a quick appetizer or dinner!
Caldo Santo (Puerto Rican Coconut Seafood Stew)
The rich coconut broth swims with chunks of fresh and salted fish, shellfish, and tubers typical of Puerto Rican cuisine. Not only is it a filling soup, but its flavor is also mellow and creamy. This is a great one-pot meal to serve as the main course or one that can precede a light dinner as a soup starter.
Appetizer Recipes With Crab
Air Fryer Crab Rangoon
Make Crab Rangoon at home using your air fryer with this simple recipe. How about Tilapia recipes made in the Air fryer?! Air Fryer Crab Rangoon is creamy and delicious on the inside and crispy on the outside.
Seafood Egg Rolls
These Seafood Egg Rolls are loaded with shrimp, fresh crab, sriracha and so much flavor! This is the kind of appetizer you make for guests when you want to make a lasting impression.
Salad Recipes With Crab
Spicy Crab Kani Salad
Spicy Crab Salad is a favorite of sushi lovers and those who frequent Japanese steakhouses. This simple Kani salad recipe is loaded with crab meat, mango, and veggies. Perfect for serving as a side dish or a light meal.
Seafood Pasta Salad (with Crab and Shrimp)
This seafood pasta salad is a New England summer vacation in a bowl! Creamy pasta shells are tossed with Old Bay seasoning, lots of shrimp and crab, lemon, onion, celery and herbs.
Mains Crab Recipes
How To Cook Crab Legs
Skip the busy restaurant and learn how to cook crab legs in your home kitchen! Crab meat is delicious and tender and with several ways of cooking them at home, enjoying this special treat couldn’t be easier.
Crab Stuffed Shells with Orange-Scented Tomato Sauce
These easy, homemade Crab Stuffed Shells are light, fresh, and super citrusy. They’re reminiscent of crab cakes wrapped in a pasta hug. The orange-infused tomato sauce is refreshing and delicate. It’s the perfect complement to these seafood stuffed shells.
Crab Stuffed Shrimp with Sauce
These crab stuffed shrimp with sauce is packed with flavor and a delicious restaurant-quality meal! Your friends and family will be super impressed with this dish. This recipe is made with colossal shrimp, real crab meat, and a creamy cajun sauce.
Butter Garlic Crabs
This is a dish which is inspired from butter garlic prawns which is made in Goan beach side shacks. The dish is extremely easy to prepare and can be prepared by a beginner too.
Crab-stuffed crepes have a creamy, decadent crab seafood filling and luscious lemon cheese sauce. This crab filling for crepes is quick and easy to prepare so you can have this special meal ready in no time.
Seafood Boil for Two
This seafood boil for two is a scaled-down, smaller version of a classic Low Country boil, and is made with shrimp, crab legs, potatoes, onions and corn. Serve along with homemade cocktail sauce and garlic butter!
Maryland Style Jumbo Lump Crab Imperial
This classic presentation of a timeless favorite is so easy to make it almost makes itself. And once you’ve tasted the decadent flavor of my crab imperial, it will become one of your all-time favorite recipes.
Crab Cake Recipes
Gluten-Free Crab Cakes
These Gluten-Free Crab Cakes are everything you could want in a crab cake – flavourful, colourful, very quick and easy to make. The ingredients come together quickly, and cooking takes almost no time at all!
Air Fryer Crab Cakes
Perfectly crispy on the outside and tender in the middle, these Air Fryer Crab Cakes have such a satisfying crunch without the efforts of frying! Done in less than 15 minutes, you’ll have these delicious crab cakes on your table in no time.
Air Fryer Crab Cakes Recipe
Flavorful Air Fryer Crab Cakes are loaded with crab meat, breadcrumbs, mayonnaise, and seasoning to create the ultimate fresh and juicy crab cake you’ve ever had.
Crab Cakes Recipe
Chock full of jumbo lump crabmeat, this Crab Cakes Recipe is light on fillers for the most perfect tender bite you’ll ever take. Simple to prepare, these crab cakes are perfect for easy weeknight dinners or elegant dinner parties.
Maryland Old Bay Crab Cakes
Decadent Old Bay Crab Cakes feature a golden crust wrapped around mouthwatering lump crab meat and spices. These easy boardwalk style Maryland crab cakes are served with a quick Old Bay remoulade sauce. They’re perfect for summer, or any time you crave a taste of the sea.
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Recipes With Crab
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