Cheesy Hot Crab & Red Pepper Spread

Cheesy Hot Crab & Red Pepper Spread Recipe

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Lynn McClellan


This is easy to make, relatively inexpensive, and a crowd pleaser. Great appetizer for all ages to make and eat.


★★★★★ 1 vote

15 Min
30 Min


  • 1 1/2 c
    kkraft shredded mozzarella cheese, divided
  • 1- 8oz pkg
    philadelphia, cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    italian seasoning
  • 1 medium
    red pepper, finely chopped
  • 1 medium
    onion, finely chopped, (purple or white, cooks choice)
  • 1-6oz can(s)
    canned crabmeat,drained & flaked or fresh if avalible
  • 1 box
    original wheat thins
  • 1 1/8 box
    triscuit crackers

How to Make Cheesy Hot Crab & Red Pepper Spread


  1. Pre-heat oven to 375 Degrees. Remove 1/2 cup of the mozzarella cheese; cover and refrigerate until ready to use. Mix all remaining ingredients, {except crackers} until well blended. Spread into 9-inch pie plate.
  2. Bake 20 minutes or until crab mixture is heated through and top is lightly browned. Sprinkle with reserved 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese. Garnish with chopped fresh parsley, if desired. Serve hot with the crackers.

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About Cheesy Hot Crab & Red Pepper Spread

Course/Dish: Seafood Appetizers
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids

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