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Commander's Palace Crab Meat Imperial

Yield 8 servings


  • 1 medium-size green pepper, diced
  • 1 1/2 cups mayonnaise, divided
  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 tablespoon English mustard
  • 2 whole pimientos, drained and diced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon white pepper
  • 3 pounds lump crab meat
  • Paprika

How to Make It

  1. Combine green pepper, 1 cup mayonnaise, eggs, mustard, pimiento, salt, and pepper in a large mixing bowl; mix well. Add crab meat; mix gently so that lumps are not broken.

  2. Place 8 crab shells or 6-ounce custard cups on a 15- x 10- x 1- inch jellyroll pan. Spoon 1 cup crab meat mixture into each shell. Top evenly with remaining mayonnaise; sprinkle with paprika. Bake at 350° for 15 minutes. Serve hot or chilled.

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