Dungeness crabs are a seafood lover’s staple. These crabs have moist, naturally sweet meat, making them a popular choice for both seafood lovers and skeptics. As a helpful point of reference, some say Dungeness crab meat tastes like that of a Maine lobster, but more tender. And, like lobster, these crustaceans travel well, making it easy to order Dungeness crab online.
The Dungeness crabs from Lummi Island Wild are shucked, cleaned, pre-cooked and frozen, nearly eliminating the need for any additional preparation. Each order comes with 1 LB of crab meat. Thaw and add to your favorite recipe.
Dungeness Crab Meat Recipe Tips
Crabs are an incredibly versatile type of seafood. The meat is delicious both on its own or cooked into a recipe, so when you order Dungeness crab online you have an easy path to the freshest seafood meal. These pre-cooked crustaceans are great in crab cocktails, crab cakes, pastries, stuffed pastas, crab eggs benedict — you get the idea.
Crab cakes are an easy and traditional preparation, and if you’re new to Dungeness crab, we suggest starting here. Our crab cake recipe philosophy is simple: don’t ruin the delicate meat with unnecessary fillers. Pictured above, you’ll find a family recipe card from my Aunt Gin. Her recipe dates back around 40 years. It’s a classic crab cake recipe with no fillers – just seasoning, sauces, herbs, and an egg. As you can see in the picture, these are “The Best” crab cakes you’ll ever make.