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Crabmeat With Herbs And Pasta

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  Onion 1 Small, minced
  Carrot 1 , shredded
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  Olive oil 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 3 Tablespoon
  Canned crabmeat 6 Ounce, drained and flaked
  Chopped fresh basil/1 teaspoon dried basil leaves 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Chopped fresh parsley 2 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Chopped pine nuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Uncooked vermicelli 4 Ounce, hot cooked and drained (1/2 Of A 8 Ounce Package)

1) In a large skillet, heat oil and butter over medium-high heat and sauté onion, carrot and garlic until vegetables are soft, but not brown.
2) Minimize the heat to medium and add in crabmeat, basil, parsley and lemon juice.
3) Stir cook for 4 minutes and mix in pine nuts and salt.
4) In a large bowl, put vermicelli and pour the sauce over it, gently tossing to coat.

5) Garnish with more parsley sprigs if desired and serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1042 Calories from Fat 712

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 82 g125.8%

Saturated Fat 18.4 g91.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 123.4 mg41.1%

Sodium 970.9 mg40.5%

Total Carbohydrates 57 g19%

Dietary Fiber 5.9 g23.5%

Sugars 7.7 g

Protein 26 g51.7%

Vitamin A 141.9% Vitamin C 52.3%

Calcium 6.7% Iron 25%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Crabmeat With Herbs And Pasta Recipe