Community Recipe
from [RBarbee]
Thai Crabcakes

Thai Crabcakes

  • Yield: 6 servings


  • 1 1/2 cup(s) Canola Oil
  • 3/4 cup(s) Chopped Lemongrass
  • 3 tablespoon(s) Chopped Ginger
  • 3 whole(s) Egg Yolks
  • 16 ounce(s) Shelled Cooked Crab
  • 1 1/2 cup(s) Panko Crumbs
  • 1/2 cup(s) Green onion, mint, basil, cilantro Chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) Kosher Salt


Mix oil, lemongrass and ginger and soak overnight then strain and save oil.

In a medium bowl mix yolks and one tsp water and whisk to blend. Pour in oil drop by drop at first whisking constantly until thickened then pour in rest of oil in thin stream and whisk until thick. Set aside 1/3 of aioli in a cup.

Add crab, panko, herbs, and salt to aioli in icing bowl and mix to combine. Make patties and cook in 2 tbsp of oil about 8 minutes per crab cake.

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