Down East Crab Cakes ~ Savoring Cape Cod

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Carol Junkins

By
@CarolAJ

You'll love these. This recipe is from a famous chef from "The Grouper Cafe" in Portland Maine.

Taken from "Savoring Cape Cod" cookbook.
Picture from Betty Crocker

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4 servings
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

1 lb
maine crab meat
4
chopped scallions
pinch of dill, chopped
2 Tbsp
mayonnaise
1 tsp
mustard
1
egg yolk
1
juice of 1 lemon
fresh pepper
bread crumbs to tighten
2-3 Tbsp
butter or margarine

ADJUST THE AMOUNT OF BREAD CRUMBS TO KEEP THEM FIRM OR REFRIGERATE FOR AWHILE BEFORE COOKING IN BUTTER.

How to Make Down East Crab Cakes ~ Savoring Cape Cod

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large bowl, combine crab meat, scallions, dill, mayonaise, mustard, pommery mustard is a gourmet mustard from France, use whatever you have. egg yolk, lemon juice, pepper and enough bread crumbs to hold together. Make into 4 patties.
  • 2Saute in melted butter for 2 minutes on each side.

    Submitted by Kim Slobohm O'Connell

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About Down East Crab Cakes ~ Savoring Cape Cod

Course/Dish: Fish, Seafood
Main Ingredient: Fish
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #lemon, #meat, #juice, #crab