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Alaskan King Crab and Strawberry Salad

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  Mixed greens 1 Pound
  Olive oil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Strawberry 1 Pound, sliced
  Crab legs 1 Pound (Alaskan King)
  Eggs 5
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Kosher salt 1 Teaspoon
  Butter 6 Tablespoon
  Flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cheddar cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  White wine vinegar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Onion 1 Tablespoon, chopped
  Paprika 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Worcestershire sauce 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Poppy seeds 1 Tablespoon

1. Break the tail end from the leg and with kitchen scissors cut open the shell on the underside.
2. Extract the meat from the leg and the tail.
3. Preheat oven at 425 degree.

4. Into a pot add water, salt and butter.
5. Boil the mixture over medium flame.
6. Decrease the heat and add flour into it. Stir to mix well.
7. Turn on the heat and stir the mixture for 1 minute until dry.
8. Transfer the mixture into a bowl and pour the beaten mixture at the center of the dough shaped into a well. Add small quantities and mix until blended.
9. Add cheddar cheese into the mixture and stir it in.
10. Line a tray with a baking sheet.
11. Transfer the mixture into a pastry bag.
12. On the tray squeeze out the mixture in gougeres.
13. Bake in oven at 425 degrees for 7-10 minutes.
14. For the dressing in a bowl add olive oil, sugar, vinegar, onion, paprika, and worchestire sauce.
15. Blend using a hand blender.
16. Now add poppy seeds into it. Stir to mix.

17. In a plate arrange the greens, strawberries and shredded crab.
18. Sprinkle the dressing over it.
19. Place the gougeres on the side and enjoy.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
High Fiber, High Protein
Preparation Time: 
25 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
45 Minutes
This pretty, scrummy salad comes together in a hurry and takes advantage of tasty, crunchy, ocean-fresh crabs. This delectable salad is chockfull of tender crab meat, greens and a delectable dressing. Perfect for lunch or dinner, you can serve this as light main course or appetizer. Stream the video to learn how to make this classic crab salad at home.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1001 Calories from Fat 585

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 66 g102.2%

Saturated Fat 25.1 g125.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 394.1 mg131.4%

Sodium 1057 mg44%

Total Carbohydrates 66 g21.9%

Dietary Fiber 6.9 g27.5%

Sugars 31.6 g

Protein 37 g74.8%

Vitamin A 124.6% Vitamin C 122.6%

Calcium 51.5% Iron 28.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Alaskan King Crab And Strawberry Salad Recipe Video