This tasty crab dip is great for entertaining or just to treat yourself!

Dr. Schiff's Healthy Recipes: Doc's Crab Dip

Ingredients for Doc’s Crab Dip

  • 4 oz. No-fat cream cheese
  • ¼ cup Olive Oil mayonnaise
  • ½ large lemon
  • Hot sauce of your choice
  • ¼ cup loosely packed chopped mint
  • 1/4 cup – 1/3 cup loosely packed chopped cilantro
  • 1/2 cup shredded no fat cheddar cheese
  • 3 scallions, chopped
  • 1 lb. lump Blue crab or crab claws (can substitute King crab), shredded
  • Bread crumbs, made from CarbquikTM drop biscuits, handful toasted. Get the recipe here.
  • 1/4 – 1/2 teaspoon Worchester sauce
  • Pinch paprika
  • Salt & pepper to taste

Directions to make Doc’s Crab Dip 

  • Mix cream cheese, mayo, lemon juice, a few dashes hot sauce, mint, cilantro, 1/4 cup of the shredded cheddar cheese, scallions, salt and pepper in an oven safe dish
  • Squeeze out excess water from crab chunks.
  • Add crab to other ingredients and mix well
  • Top the crab dip mix with ¼ cup cheddar
  • Bake the crab dip in the same dish at 350 for 20-30 minutes until bubbling
  • Top with seasoned bread crumbs
  • Bake the crab dip in the dish for  5-10 more minutes

Serve with Paleo crackers or slices of vegetables, such as bell peppers or celery.

Enjoy!

This crab recipe serves 6 and counts as 2 Lean Proteins (LP’s) and 2 Very Lean Proteins (VLP’s).
For each 5 Paleo crackers you have, add 3 Lean Proteins (LP’s)

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