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The World’s Greatest Crab Recipe

The World's Greatest Crab Recipe Recipe


When it comes to crab you have 3 options: you can go to the expensive seafood place for overpriced, soggy, and bland crab; you can ruin it yourself at home; or you can follow this recipe and have garlic butter crab so good you will never eat it any other way.


  • ½ cup olive oil
  • ½ cup butter
  • ½ cup minced garlic
  • 4 pounds Snow Crab clusters, thawed if necessary


  1. Preheat an outdoor grill for high heat. When hot, lightly oil grate.
  2. Whisk together the olive oil, butter, and garlic; generously brush onto crab.
  3. Cook crab on preheated grill, turning once, until the shell begins to brown, about 6 minutes.

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Nutritional Information

The World's Greatest Crab Recipe

Servings Per Recipe: 4
Calories: 956.7
% Daily Value *
protein: 138 %
carbohydrates: 2 %
exchange other carbs:
dietary fiber: 1 %
fat: 112 %
saturated fat: 112 %
cholesterol: 132 %
vitamin a iu: 29 %
niacin equivalents: 208 %
vitamin b6: 51 %
vitamin c: 27 %
folate: 43 %
calcium: 39 %
iron: 19 %
magnesium: 41 %
potassium: 33 %
sodium: 52 %
thiamin: 4 %
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*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
**Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
(-)Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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