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Broiled Alaskan King Crab Legs

  Frozen split cooked alaska crab legs 12 Ounce (1 Package)
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Finely grated lemon peel 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Chopped tarragon/1/2 teaspoon dried leaf tarragon 1 Teaspoon
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon

Thaw crab legs.
Preheat broiler.
Grease a broiling pan.
Melt butter or margarine in a small saucepan.
Stir in lemon peel, tarragon and lemon juice.
Place crab legs on greased rack.
Brush with butter sauce.
Broil 3 to 5 inches from heat, 3 to 4 minutes.
Baste once with butter sauce.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 718 Calories from Fat 437

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 50 g76.4%

Saturated Fat 29.7 g148.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 386.3 mg128.8%

Sodium 1006.2 mg41.9%

Total Carbohydrates 4 g1.4%

Dietary Fiber 0.56 g2.2%

Sugars 0.4 g

Protein 63 g126.3%

Vitamin A 32.7% Vitamin C 35.4%

Calcium 37.6% Iron 23.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Broiled Alaskan King Crab Legs Recipe