Crabmeat Canapes


"Easy and wonderful crab canapes made on English muffins. They can be made and frozen ahead of time. Cooked pork sausage may be substituted for crabmeat."


17 m servings 99 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 99 kcal
  • 5%
  • Fat:
  • 6.2 g
  • 10%
  • Carbs:
  • 7g
  • 2%
  • Protein:
  • 3.9 g
  • 8%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 24 mg
  • 8%
  • Sodium:
  • 333 mg
  • 13%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a medium mixing bowl, blend butter, cheese, garlic salt, seasoning salt, and crab meat. Spread mixture on split muffins. Freeze until ready to use. When ready, thaw for 10 minutes.
  2. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  3. Cut muffins into 6 pie shaped slices and place on cookie sheet.
  4. Bake at 400 degrees F (200 degrees C) for 12 minutes.
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  1. 25 Ratings


This is a great recipe. However, I did substitute Kraft shredded white cheddar cheese instead of the processed cheese. It worked out well. Also, after baking, I broiled for a minute or two for ...

This was heavenly! I went to a party a few weeks ago, and the hostess told me she had gotten the recipe from Allrecipes. So I found it here and made it myself. My husband and mother-in-law co...

I found these good but just a little too salty on my first batch; the next time I substituted garlic powder for the garlic salt and they were just right! Really easy and convenient to freeze ah...

I make this with just 4 ingredients - old english cheese, 1 stick butter, 1 can lump crabmeat - and the english muffin. These are always a hit!! I agree they are great to keep in the freezer a...

These tasty treats are simple to make. I toast the muffins before adding the topping and also broil for a few minutes after baking and they come out nice and crispy.

Awesome! I made these with 5oz jar Old English, and 1 c. shredded sharp white cheddar. No salt, used Lawry's and garlic powder, not garlic salt. I put it on individual bread rounds and topped...

My mother has made these since I was little. She uses Old English Spread from kraft.... I use bacon instead of crabmeat sometimes and comes out just as good. These ALWAYS disappear!

very good and easy. great to keep in the freezer until needed. next time i may minimize the chees - seemed to overpower the crab flavor.

Very good and easy to make. They weren't a big hit at my party though but I have been to parties where they are gobbled up. Must have been my guests! Anyway, will make them again since they a...