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Dressed Crab

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  Crab 4 Pound, cooked and prepared (2 Kilogram)
  Vinaigrette dressing 4 Tablespoon (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Fresh bread crumbs 2 Tablespoon
  Cream 2 Tablespoon
  Cayenne pepper To Taste
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Hard cooked egg yolk 1
  Chopped parsley 1 Tablespoon
  Lettuce leaves 4 , torn into pieces
  Tartar sauce 250 Milliliter (1 Cup)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

Wash the crab shell thoroughly and dry it well.
Put all the white meat into a bowl, mix in a spoonful of vinaigrette and set aside.
In another bowl mix the claw meat with the bread crumbs, adding some of the cream if the mixture is too dry.
Season to taste with salt, pepper, cayenne and a few drops of lemon juice.
Pile the white crabmeat into the middle of the shell.
Arrange the claw meat on either side.
Sieve the egg yolk and arrange it in 2 strips dividing the white meat from the claw meat.
Arrange the parsley in the same way.
Lay the crab on lettuce leaves and serve with the sauce.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 375 Calories from Fat 101

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 11 g17.3%

Saturated Fat 1.5 g7.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 281 mg93.7%

Sodium 1114.1 mg46.4%

Total Carbohydrates 8 g2.6%

Dietary Fiber 0.35 g1.4%

Sugars 2.5 g

Protein 56 g111.8%

Vitamin A 16.9% Vitamin C 24.8%

Calcium 29.8% Iron 15.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Dressed Crab Recipe