Poor Man's Crab Cakes

Donata Natalino


These are wonderful to have on hand for game days or when you have unexpected guests. They freeze wonderfully and the recipe is easy to double. If you can't find the Old English, Kahuna sharp cheese spread can be substituted.


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english muffins, split and toasted
12 oz
imitation crabmeat, chopped
5 oz
jar kraft old english cheese spread
1 stick
salted butter, softened
1 1/2 tsp
garlic powder
1 tsp
old bay seasoning
2 Tbsp
1 Tbsp
parsley flakes
3 dash(es)
frank's red hot, or preferred pepper sauce
2 Tbsp
roasted red peppers, finely chopped

How to Make Poor Man's Crab Cakes


  • 1Combine softened butter, cheese spread and mayonnaise until well blended and smooth.
  • 2Add seasonings,imitation crab and roasted peppers mix well.
  • 3Spread on toasted muffins and bake in a 350 oven until browned.

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