Dianne's Crab

Dianne's Crab


"A delicious hot appetizer or main dish, with a buttery garlic and lemon pepper flavor. Very easy, uses inexpensive imitation crabmeat. May serve as is or with a dipping sauce of your choice. Also good on rice or pasta. Great when on toasted Italian bread, or on pizza, especially with a cream sauce"


35 m servings 288 cals
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Original recipe yields 3 servings



  • Calories:
  • 288 kcal
  • 14%
  • Fat:
  • 14.9 g
  • 23%
  • Carbs:
  • 23.9g
  • 8%
  • Protein:
  • 14.9 g
  • 30%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 71 mg
  • 24%
  • Sodium:
  • 1705 mg
  • 68%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a medium sauce pan, heat butter until melted. Add the garlic and saute lightly. Add the imitation crabmeat and cook over medium heat, turning gently. Add the lemon pepper and continue to cook until hot. Add grated cheese and serve.
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  1. 40 Ratings


This is a quick easy low carb fixin.. I got creative and stuffed the mixture into some mushrooms.. and topped it off with fresh parmesian.. it is soooo yummy!

This was very good. We had it over noodles.Nice change from the usual pace. Thank-you!!!

WOW! I was really surprised at how good this was. I didn't have lemon pepper, so I put about a tablespoon and a half of lemon juice and 1/2 tsp of pepper. It was wonderful! We put it over eg...

My family loved this recipe. I thought it was very flavorful. I changed it a little by using the juice of 1 fresh lemon and cracked pepper instead of lemon pepper seasoning. Also added some pa...

Itiban oisidesunee! Excellent! I served it over toasted french bread and relished every bite. Simple and perfect.

This was NOT a keeper...we made toasted crab sandwiches topped with provolone cheese and it was bland to say the least. Definately will NOT make this again.

I'm not sure if I disliked this recipe so much because I expected it to make a sauce or what but this turned out terrible. I served it over pasta and it just didn't work for me.

Thank you for this recipe. Without this recipe, and the other reviewers' comments, I would have NEVER considered using any product marked "imitation." Per the other reviewers' comments, I serve...

Very very very different! I only use imitation crab for ceviche. I have never had anything like this. Will make this again, but add more seasoning.