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Crab Louis

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Ingredients
  Bibb lettuce 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Lettuce 4 Cup (64 tbs), shredded
  Cooked crab meat/Crab meat - 2 cans of 7 1/2-ounces, chilled and drained 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Tomatoes 2 , cut in wedges
  Hard cooked eggs 2 , sliced
  Ripe olives 2 , pitted
  Mayonnaise 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Chili sauce 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Green onions 3 Tablespoon, finely minced
  Green pepper 3 Tablespoon, finely minced
  Fresh lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Worcestershire sauce 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Hot pepper sauce 1⁄4 Teaspoon
Directions

MAKING
1) With Bibb lettuce, line 4 salad cups.
2) Atop the salad cups, place the shredded lettuce.
3) Remove the cartilage from the crab meat if preferred and reserve the claw meat. Leave the remaining meat in chunks.
4) Arrange the meat over the shredded lettuce.
5) With tomato and egg, circle the meat and sprinkle salt all over.
6) Top with the claw meat and pour 1/4 cup of Louis Dressing on top (to make the Louis Dressing, simply whisk all the ingredients for the dressing together in a large bowl).

SERVING
7) Serve the salad as an appetizer or a side dish, at room temperature. Use the pitted black olives as garnish. Reserve the remaining dressing on serve it on the side.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Appetizer
Dish: 
Salad
Ingredient: 
Crab
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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