Maryland Crab Cakes II

Maryland Crab Cakes II

Bea Gassman 40

"Maryland is famous for its crab cakes! After you've tried this recipe, you'll know why."


35 m servings 211 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 211 kcal
  • 11%
  • Fat:
  • 13 g
  • 20%
  • Carbs:
  • 2.6g
  • < 1%
  • Protein:
  • 20.1 g
  • 40%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 185 mg
  • 62%
  • Sodium:
  • 373 mg
  • 15%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven broiler.
  2. Mix together crabmeat, bread crumbs, parsley, salt and pepper.
  3. Beat together egg, mayonnaise, hot sauce and mustard. Combine with other ingredients and mix well. Form into patties and place on a lightly greased broiler pan or baking sheet.
  4. Broil for 10 to 15 minutes, until lightly brown.


  • Tip
  • Aluminum foil can be used to keep food moist, cook it evenly, and make clean-up easier.
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  1. 180 Ratings


I'm from Maryland also. The recipe sounds OK except PLEASE don't shred the crab meat. It should stay in lumps and be handled gently. It's traditional to use Maryland's own Old Bay seasoning, ...

I was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, so if anyone knows a good crabcake, it's me. And this recipe will make you one FINE crabcake! I didn't have dry mustard on hand, but I substituted...

I am from Maryland and we DO love our crabcakes!! It is important to use fresh, not canned crabmeat, lump is the best. I know this makes it more expensive but it is the difference between great ...

I am from Maryland, so we eat alot of crabcakes. I have tried many crabcake recipes, and this one is probably the best. I followed the recipe exactly, but I wanted to add Old Bay Seasoning, whic...

These are great, with some adjustments as others have suggested; it is a must to add Old Bay, and I formed them and then chilled them so they didn't fall apart. My crab cake connisseur thought t...

These are outstanding crabcakes! I added a bit of Dijon and minced green onions to them. Serves with Crab Cake sauce on the side.

I used 3 tablespoons bread crumbs and I used imitation crab meat. Yum! My family loved them.

I had a dinner party with a bunch of picky people, who all enjoyed this recipe (thankfully!) The only things I would do differently are to 1) use a cookie sheet, not a broiler pan 2) actually re...

Here in the UK crab is expensive. So i added some white fish to bulk it out. It worked very well. The cakes were light and excellent.