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Soft-Shell Crabs Almandine

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  Cooking apples 3 , quartered, cored (Skin On)
  Sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Soft-shell crabs 8 , cleaned
  Leeks 2 , well cleaned, parboiled, drained, cut into 1 1/ 2-inch pieces (White Part Only)
  Melted margarine/Butter 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Sliced almonds 1 Cup (16 tbs) (For Garnish)
  Margarine/Butter 3 Tablespoon
  Canola oil 2 Tablespoon (For Brushing Skewers And Grid)
  Apple twigs 3 Cup (48 tbs), soaked in water 30 minutes, drained (Or Chunks)

Sprinkle apples with sugar.
Thread crab crosswise onto skewers, followed by leek and apple pieces.
Repeat and add extra apple and leek at the end of the skewer.
Brush kabobs with melted margarine.
To toast almonds, first melt margarine in a frying pan over medium heat.
Add almonds and toast, stirring often.
Set aside.
Preheat the grill.
When the coals are ashen in color, add drained wood.
Set skewers on grid.
Grill for about 6 minutes, turning once.
Crabs will turn a reddish color when done.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2753 Calories from Fat 1533

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 175 g269.8%

Saturated Fat 24.4 g122.1%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 530.3 mg176.8%

Sodium 2083.7 mg86.8%

Total Carbohydrates 162 g54.2%

Dietary Fiber 27.7 g110.6%

Sugars 94.1 g

Protein 148 g295.8%

Vitamin A 209.5% Vitamin C 140.7%

Calcium 108.3% Iron 90.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Soft-Shell Crabs Almandine Recipe