Crab Salad

Toss a crab salad made with fresh lump crab or imitation-crab seafood products. From creamy mayonnaise-based salads to dishes starting with crispy greens, these easy crab salad recipes are the best you'll find of crab concoctions.

Open-Face Crab Ciabatta

Better Homes and Gardens

Try this simple crab salad topping on toasted ciabatta or French bread for lunch.

Herbed Crab Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

This appetizer gets it start from purchased crab salad, making it a snap to prepare.

Seafood Salad

Family Circle

Fish-Louis Salad in a Bread Bowl

Better Homes and Gardens

This creamy chili-mayonnaise dressed seafood salad is a classic. Here it is served in a bread bowl.

Total: 25 mins

How to Make Crab Salad

Knowing how to make a crab salad sandwich is what sets apart a gourmand from a run-of-the-mill cook. Anyone can whip up a tuna melt or a ham and cheese sub, but a crab salad is a lunch that is equally suited to a damask tablecloth or a picnic basket.

Seafood Louis Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

Using low-fat cottage cheese and skim milk, instead of the traditional mayonnaise and whipping cream, makes this classic salad a low-fat wonder.

Total: 30 mins

Crab Corn and Avocado Salad with Ancho Chile Vinaigrette

Better Homes and Gardens

Scoop up this fresh summer salad with crunchy baked tortillas or store-bought chips.

Crab, Avocado, and Watercress Sandwiches

Diabetic Living

Serve this mini crab salad sandwich recipe for an appetizer or at a spring party with a variety of side salads.

Total: 30 mins

Crab, Avocado and Watercress Sandwiches

Midwest Living

Serve these fresh crab salad sandwiches as an appetizer or serve them with fruit to make a light meal.

Total: 30 mins

Gazpacho Crab and Pasta Salad

Diabetic Living

Vegetable juice makes a magnificent dressing base for this light and summery crab pasta salad.

How to Cook Crab Legs

Are you in the mood for seafood, but not quite up to a night out at your local crab shack? Maybe it's time to break out the mallets and crackers at home and learn how to cook crab legs right in your own kitchen. Not only do crab legs make for a fun and unique addition to your normal rotation of meals, but preparing them in your oven's broiler is surprisingly simple. You can have them ready in just a matter of minutes.

Curried Crab Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

In just 20 minutes, serve this crabmeat salad recipe. Combine a mixture of fruits--pineapple, cantaloupe, honeydew melon, and strawberries--with celery and salad greens. Pour over a dressing of yogurt, mayonnaise and curry powder.

Total: 20 mins
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