Hot Crab Dip

Hot Crab Dip

A mixture of creamy cheeses, sweet crabmeat, pungent spices and toasted almonds, this crab dip can’t be beat.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

35

Minutes

Makes

20

servings

1
package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
1/4
cup grated Parmesan cheese
4
medium green onions, thinly sliced (1/4 cup)
1/4
cup mayonnaise or salad dressing
1/4
cup dry white wine or apple juice
2
teaspoons sugar
1
teaspoon ground mustard
1
garlic clove, finely chopped
1
can (6 ounces) crabmeat, drained, cartilage removed and flaked
1/3
cup sliced almonds, toasted, if desired
  1. Heat oven to 375°F. Mix all ingredients except crabmeat, almonds and crackers in medium bowl until well blended. Stir in crabmeat.
  2. Spread crabmeat mixture in ungreased pie plate, 9x1 1/4 inches, or shallow 1-quart casserole. Sprinkle with almonds.
  3. Bake uncovered 15 to 20 minutes or until hot and bubbly. Serve with crackers.
Makes 20 servings (2 tablespoons each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Do-Ahead Tip
Prepare this favorite from the ‘50s, and spread it in a casserole dish up to 4 hours ahead. Cover and refrigerate; bake as directed.
Special Touch
For holiday parties, sprinkle extra sliced green onions in a wreath shape, and make a bow with pimiento.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 95
    • (Calories from Fat 70 ),
  • Total Fat 8 g
    • (Saturated Fat 3 g,),
  • Cholesterol 20 mg;
  • Sodium 95 mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 2 g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
  • Protein 4 g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.