Crab & Crème Fraîche in Cucumber Cups

Prep Time:
30 minutes
Cook Time:
0 minutes
30 appetizers

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8oz.backfin crabmeat, drained,

1/2cupCrème Fraîche, drained,

2tbsps.finely chopped green onion,

2tbsps.finely chopped yellow bell pepper,

2tbsps.finely chopped radish,

2tbsps.finely chopped fresh dill plus sprigs for garnish,


1/4tsp.ground black pepper,

3 to 4medium cucumbers, peeled,


1Drain crab in a strainer and press to drain thoroughly. Pick through crab to remove any shells.

2Strain Crème Fraîche and place with crab in a medium glass bowl.

3Chop green onion, yellow bell pepper, radish and dill; add to crab mixture.

4Add salt and pepper. Blend ingredients with a fork.

5Refrigerate until ready to use.

6Peel cucumbers. Trim off round ends and cut into 5/8-inch thick slices. Scoop seeds from center with melon baller, using care to leave enough on bottom of cup to hold filling.

7When ready to serve, fill cucumber cups with crab filling and decorate each with a small sprig of fresh dill.

Nutritional Information

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