Inside the Kitchen

Your guide to creating meal magic every day - from cooking to baking to entertaining for any occasion.

Group Home

Crab Cakes Italiano

Posted by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 4:07 PM
  • 5 Replies

Crab Cakes Italiano from the Pillsbury site!

Crab Cakes Italiano Recipe

Pesto easily packs extra flavor into these prize-winning crab cakes. Mamma mia!

Prep Time: 35 Min

Total Time:

Makes: 8 servings

INGREDIENTS

Sauce
1/2
 cup mayonnaise or reduced-fat mayonnaise
2
 tablespoons purchased pesto

Crab Cakes
1
 lb. fresh lump crabmeat, cleaned and rinsed, or imitation crabmeat (surimi), shredded*
1/2
 cup Progresso┬« Italian Style Bread Crumbs
1/3
 cup mayonnaise or reduced-fat mayonnaise
2
 tablespoons purchased pesto
1
 egg, beaten
2
 tablespoons olive oil
Garnish, if desired
 Italian plum tomato slices
 Fresh basil sprigs
 Julienne-cut sun-dried tomatoes

DIRECTIONS

1In small bowl, combine sauce ingredients; mix well. Cover; refrigerate until serving time.2In large bowl, combine all crab cake ingredients except olive oil; mix well. Using 1/3 cup mixture for each, shape into eight 3-inch patties.3Heat oil in large nonstick skillet over medium heat until hot. Add patties; cook 4 to 5 minutes on each side or until golden brown and thoroughly cooked. Drain on paper towels. Serve crab cakes topped with sauce. Garnish as desired.
* To substitute for fresh crabmeat, canned crabmeat, drained, or frozen crabmeat, thawed and drained, can be used.
by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 4:07 PM
Add your quick reply below:
You must be a member to reply to this post.
Replies (1-5):
proudmommy690
by on Nov. 18, 2012 at 4:16 PM
Tfs
Posted on CafeMom Mobile
inmybizz
by Member on Nov. 18, 2012 at 4:52 PM

i love crab cakes..thanks!!

eustacejessica
by Jess on Nov. 18, 2012 at 5:13 PM

yumm

Godspitgrl
by on Nov. 19, 2012 at 11:28 PM

looks so good

ethans_momma06
by on Nov. 20, 2012 at 4:08 PM

Nver tried em!

Add your quick reply below:
You must be a member to reply to this post.
Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Advertisement Advertisement