Crab and Orzo Salad6 Reviews
- Prep: 25 min
- Ready In: 1 hr 25 min
“This salad is a great addition to that summertime BBQ” - by SWIZZLESTICKS
Original recipe yields 6 servings
- Bring a large saucepan of lightly salted water to a boil. Add orzo, and cook 11 minutes, or until al dente. Drain, and place in the refrigerator about 1 hour, until chilled.
- In a large bowl, toss together orzo, crabmeat, tomatoes, carrot, red bell pepper, green bell pepper, and green onions.
- In a small bowl, blend mayonnaise, chili sauce, lemon juice, salt, pepper, and hot pepper sauce. Pour over the orzo mixture, and toss to coat.
Amount Per Serving (6 total)
- 431 cal
- 16.4 g
- 46.3 g
Based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Reviews (6)Rate This Recipe
"I thought this was great. We had lump crab from Trader Joes (the canned kind) and decided to use it for this salad. The only difference I made was to add 1.5 tsp more of the chili powder and more le..." See moremon juice, about 1 T more. You can adjust the dressing to your taste while keeping the mayo amount the same. We loved this! Made it twice. Oh and on one occasion, we added a little bit of corn kernals. Another great addition is to add some Old Bay Seasoning. My husband preferred it this way."
"This is a tasty and refreshing salad. Easy to prepare and delicious. When I make this again, I will use slightly less green onion and I will add a pinch of Old Bay seasoning. It is great as is, tho..." See moreugh!"
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