King Crab Rolls

King Crab Rolls
December 16, 2019 Whidbey Seafoods
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PREP TIME:

HOURS 45 MINS

TOTAL TIME:

HOURS 30 MINS

SERVINGS:

24

INGREDIENTS:

1 cup fresh lemon juice
Pinch of Pepper
1 cup yogurt
Pinch of Garlic powder
5 tablespoons mayo
½ tsp of Cumin
1/4 cup fine chopped parsley & dried oregano mix
King Crab – approximately 5-6 lbs
6 Tablespoons of fine chopped chives
6 Tablespoons minced shallots

INSTRUCTIONS:

One day ahead defrost King Crab in sink with room temperature water.

NEXT DAY:

Squeeze out as much moisture as possible, remove all cartilage. Chop crab up in small and medium pieces – something bite size. In a large container or bowl place crab, 1/2 cup of lemon juice, 1/4 cup yogurt, salt and pepper, some chopped chives, 2 tablespoons of chopped shallots, mix well, cover and let sit overnight.

NEXT DAY:

Drain the crab, and dump out liquid in container/bowl. Place chopped crab back into container. Add 1/2 cup lemon juice, 1 cup chopped celery, 1/2 cup yogurt, 5 Tablespoons of mayo, 1/4 cup fine chopped chives, 2 Tablespoons dried oregano, 4 tablespoons of minced shallots, 2 tomatoes chopped fine (OR 1-2 roasted red peppers. Lastly, a shake or two of Cumin, Garlic Powder, Salt and Pepper to taste. Mix. Let sit. Taste… almost there!

FOR THE ROLLS: Brush each side of roll with Olive Oil. Fill rolls using slotted spoon. Enjoy!

NOTES:

If feels like it needs more, add small amounts of salt, pepper, or Mayo/yogurt and lemon juice. You want it to taste like crab and be lightly coated and not too much mayo or too liquidy.

THIS IS A PARTY SIZED SERVING. ADJUST SERVING SIZES AS NEEDED.