~ A Little Crabby Pasta ~

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

I love the simplicity of this dish, nothing overpowering the flavor of the crab. This could also be made with imitation crab.

Enjoy!


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Serves:

4

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1/3 c
olive oil
3 Tbsp
butter
1 small
to medium sweet onion, chopped
2 Tbsp
jarred mince garlic or 2 - 3 cloves fresh minced
1 medium
carrot, julienned
1 1/2 tsp
dried basil
6 oz
crab meat, flaked
1 1/4 Tbsp
lemon juice
2 - 3 Tbsp
chopped italian parsley
8 oz
prepared spaghetti
1 tsp
salt or to taste
Pepper to
to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Prepare pasta while making the sauce as it doesn't take long.

In a medium skillet, melt butter with Olive oil, over medium high heat, add onion, garlic and carrots, toss and cook just until tender, stirring often.
2
Reduce heat to medium and add the crab, basil, lemon juice and parsley, continue cooking for just a few more minutes and stir in the salt and pepper.
3
Place hot pasta in a bowl or large platter and pour the crab mixture over it. Toss to coat pasta.

Can sprinkle with parsley and Parmesan cheese if desire. Serve immediately.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy