Crowd Pleasing Crab Dip

Debbie W


"I can't believe this is canned crab" is the response I always get when I bring this to a party. This is cool , creamy and full of flavor. The lemon really brings out the flavor of the crab. This dip is addictive and is always the first to go at a party!! This takes about 10 minutes to throw together and then chill for about 4 hours.


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A crowd
4 Hr 10 Min


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  • 8 oz
    cream cheese-room temp
  • 8 oz
    chive and onion cream cheese-room temp
  • 2-3
    green onions chopped fine
  • 6 oz
    fancy white crabmeat(canned i usually use bumblebee)
  • 2 large
    lemons -juiced
  • ·
    salt an pepper to taste

How to Make Crowd Pleasing Crab Dip


  1. Mix both room temp cream cheeses together.
  2. Mix in diced green onions
  3. Drain crabmeat and stir into cream cheese
  4. Add the juice of two large lemons careful of not adding the seeds
  5. Salt and pepper to taste and chill for 2-4 hours before serving
  6. Serve with your favorite crackers, I like wheat thins but any crackers work.

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About Crowd Pleasing Crab Dip

Course/Dish: Seafood Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American

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