Crab Stuffed Jalapenos

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Prep Time: 10 min
Total Time: 135 min
Yield: 8 Serving

Crab Stuffed Jalapenos

Crab Stuffed Jalapenos


  • 1 pound Flaked crabmeat
  • 1 pound Jalapeno peppers
  • 2 tablespoons Red pepper, finely chopped
  • 3 tablespoons Onions, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup Cracker meal
  • 1 Egg, beaten
  • 1/4 teaspoon Salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon Black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon Cayenne pepper
  • 1 Garlic clove, minced
  • 1/4 cup Milk
  • 2 cups Cracker meal
  • 1 cup Milk
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher Salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon Pepper


  1. Cut peppers in half lengthwise. Discard ribs and seeds.

  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine remaining ingredients except breading mixture.

  3. Stuff pepper halves with crab mixture and press stuffing around pepper. Set peppers aside.

  4. Breading:
    Place cracker meal in a flat pan, mix together milk, eggs and salt and pepper. Dip peppers in egg mixture, then in cracker meal. Repeat procedure.

  5. Deep fry at 365 degrees until golden brown.

  6. Drain on absorbent paper.

  7. Serves 30


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