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delicious crab dip

Recipe by
Victoria Russell
Blackwood, NJ

I went to Joe's Crab Shack one night & ordered their amazing crab dip, which somehow inspired me to make my own. It was my first time ever making this & it was successful! Everyone loved it! I was even requested to make more for a dinner party!

yield serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For delicious crab dip

  • 1/2 stick
  • 2 (8 oz.) pkg
    cream cheese
  • 1 can
    crab meat
  • 1 Tbsp
    minced garlic
  • salt & pepper to your liking
  • 2 c
    shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 c
    shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 Tbsp
    onion powder

How To Make delicious crab dip

  • 1
    Cut cream cheese into 2 inch cubes (makes it easier to melt).
  • 2
    In a medium size pot, on medium heat, melt butter & cream cheese until smooth (it's better to partially melt butter first).
  • 3
    Add crab meat, salt & pepper, onion powder & minced garlic. Stir.
  • 4
    Finally, add shredded cheeses & stir until melted. Enjoy with some Ritz crackers or tortilla chips!