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Grilled Crab

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  Cooked crabs 4 Small
  Lemon 1⁄2 , juiced
  Butter 1 Ounce (30 Gram)
  Onion 1 Small, finely chopped
  Dry sherry 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Worcestershire sauce 1 Teaspoon
  French mustard 1 Teaspoon
  Crumbled thyme 1 Teaspoon
  Chopped parsley 2 Teaspoon
  Cream 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Fresh breadcrumbs 2 Tablespoon
  Grated parmesan cheese 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

Twist off the claws and legs from the crabs, crack open and extract all the meat.
Remove the white and brown meat from the body shells, discarding the grey sac and feathered gills.
Flake the crabmeat into a basin and add the lemon juice.
Scrub the crab shells and set aside.
Melt the butter in a pan, add the onion and cook until golden.
Pour in the sherry and cook rapidly until the liquid is reduced by two thirds.
Stir in the Worcestershire sauce, mustard and herbs.
Pour in the cream and cook until thickened, then stir in the crab meat.
Season with salt and pepper to taste.
Spoon into the crab shells and sprinkle with the breadcrumbs and Parmesan cheese.
Cook under a preheated moderate grill until bubbling and golden brown.
Serve hot, garnished with prawns if liked.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2495 Calories from Fat 511

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 55 g84.8%

Saturated Fat 29.9 g149.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 994.7 mg331.6%

Sodium 4791 mg199.6%

Total Carbohydrates 274 g91.3%

Dietary Fiber 6.4 g25.5%

Sugars 109.7 g

Protein 203 g405.7%

Vitamin A 47.9% Vitamin C 129.3%

Calcium 192.8% Iron 94.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Grilled Crab Recipe