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The edible flesh of a crab.


(ˈkræbmiːt) or

crab meat

(Cookery) the flesh of a crab



the edible parts of a crab.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crabmeat - the edible flesh of any of various crabs
crab cocktail - a cocktail of cold cooked crabmeat and a sauce
shellfish - meat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean)
blue crab - Atlantic crab; most common source of fresh crabmeat
crab legs - legs of especially Alaska king crabs
soft-shell crab, soft-shelled crab - freshly molted crab with new shell still tender and flexible
Japanese crab - crabmeat usually canned; from Japan
Alaska crab, Alaska king crab, Alaskan king crab, king crab - meat of large cold-water crab; mainly leg meat
Dungeness crab - flesh of Cancer magister (Dungeness crab)
stone crab - pale flesh with delicate texture and flavor; found in Florida but now very rare


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Special dishes: Prix-fixe dinner for two or more includes a glass of champagne, paper-wrapped chicken, barbecued beef stick, vegetables eggroll, crabmeat and asparagus soup, choice of entree (dragon and phoenix lobster, lemon scallops, sauteed crystal shrimp, grilled salmon, black pepper Chinese filet mignon, aromatic crispy duck) with a side dish of baby bok choy and black mushrooms plus steamed white or brown rice.
SANTA FE TORTILLA 1 cup butter sauce 1 teaspoon fresh chile paste 5 flour tortillas 1/2 cup peanut oil 1 tablespoon minced, pickled jalapeno peppers 10 ounces fresh lump crabmeat, picked 2 teaspoons unsalted butter BUTTER SAUCE: 2 egg yolks 2 teaspoons dry white wine 1/2 pound unsalted butter 1 teaspoon fresh chile paste
Among the offerings: capellini with wild mushrooms, shrimp, garlic and white-wine sauce; linguine with Dungeness crabmeat, shallots, tomato sauce, cognac and a touch of cream; ravioli stuffed with lamb.
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Among the many seafood items are grouper topped with crabmeat paired with baby lobster in a cream sauce.
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CRABCAKES 2 cans back fin crabmeat 3 ears roasted corn, with kernels cat off 4 roasted red peppers, skinned and chopped 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/2 cup lemon juice 1 1/2 tablespoons Old Bay seasoning Salt and pepper to taste 1 cup chopped chives 2 eggs 2 cups bread crumbs 1/2 can jumbo lump crabmeat Olive oil Spinach, sauteed Mix first 10 ingredients together.
On a recent visit to Jackson, I had the most delicious I fried green tomatoes with crabmeat at Julep in Highland Village.
Included are such classics as Charley's Chowder, Gazpacho, Smoked Bluefish Pate, Seafood Pasta Pagliara, Salmon Seviche, Lobster Larry with Crabmeat Stuffing, and Key Lime Pie.