Nancy J. Patrykus Recipe


By Nancy J. Patrykus Finnjin

Recipe Rating:
 4 Ratings
Prep Time:
Cooking Method:
No-Cook or Other

Nancy J.'s Story

While visiting in San DIEGo last minth. My daughter-in-law served me these sweet littl crunchy tiny peppers for a snack. As soon as I returned home...I searched and found them at a store here. I then decided to put together this delicious quick and easy cold appetizer.
For color and taste ,I added the last of my yelow tear drop tomatoes from my garden, along with s a couple red radishes.


1 pkg
mini sweet peppers
3/4 lb
imitation crab salad from the deli
2 small
lettuce leaves
1/3 lb
imitation crab meat...cut small
1 dash(es)
dill weed
1 dash(es)
lemon pepper
1 dash(es)
old bay seasoning

Directions Step-By-Step

wash and dry peppers.
Cut lengh wise in half.
Scrape the few tiny seed out.
To the crab salad add the imitation crab meat cut up.
Also mix in the Old Bay Seasoning,dill weed and the lemon pepper.
Fill the pepper cavities with the crab salad.
Arrange on a serving plate, as shown.
Sprinkle the tops ligtly with dill weed.
Decorate with lettuce leaves, radishes and tiny little tomatoes.
Tint red tomatoes can be used for a pretty garnish.
Work with what you with it.
Saran wrap and store in refrigerator..
Serve chilled, and enjoy.....Nancy P.....9/17/12

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  • Comments

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    Stormy Stewart karlyn255 - Sep 18, 2012
    This is a beautiful dish so bright and cheery
  • user
    Kelly Williams Wildflours - Sep 19, 2012
    This sounds like a REALLY good recipe!!! LOVE that it isn't slathered with mayo or sour cream! I'm allergic, but Tom would really enjoy this!!!! Saving because I would still love to make these for company sometime! :D
  • user
    Nancy J. Patrykus Finnjin - Sep 19, 2012
    THank you Kelly...
    It has a nice time I will add a couple diced water chestnuts...for more crunch...and to stretch it further...
    Hugs, MA.....9/19/12
  • user
    Nancy J. Patrykus Finnjin - Sep 19, 2012
    THanks STORMY...are you being a goog lil gal???
    Have a nice day....HUGS, Nancy
  • user
    Rose Selvar potrose - Sep 19, 2012
    Presented well. Love all the colors...even the two radishes in the middle. 9/19/12