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Crab Cakes - Recipe

Distinctively seasoned, this rich, delicious crab cake makes a substantial meal when paired with soup or salad.
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Crab Cakes Recipe
  • In a large bowl, combine 1 cup of bread crumbs, the onion, red pepper, green pepper, parsley, lemon or lime juice, hot sauce, crab meat and slightly beaten eggs. Form approximately eight 1/2-inch thick patties.
  • Spread remaining bread crumbs on a plate.  Coat each crab cake with bread crumbs.
  • In a large skillet, over medium heat, add 2-3 tablespoons vegetable oil.  Fry crab cakes 3 to 4 minutes per side. Garnish with a lemon wedge.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Container: skillet
-2 cups bread crumbs, coarse, fresh, divided
-1/4 cup onion, finely chopped
-1/4 cup red bell pepper, finely chopped
-1/4 cup green bell pepper, finely chopped
-1 tablespoon parsley, fresh, chopped
-1 tablespoon lemon or lime juice, fresh
-2 teaspoons hot pepper sauce
-1/2 teaspoon black pepper, freshly ground
-1 pound crab meat
-2 eggs, slightly beaten
-3 tablespoons vegetable oil
-1 lemon, cut into wedges