Crab recipes

British crab is in season from April to late autumn. Try its delicate and fragrant meat in our easy recipes, including crabcakes, noodle dishes and potted crab.

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Crab lasagne

Lasagne recipes

Crab lasagne

You didn’t know you needed a crab lasagne until now! A rich tomato and shallot ragù is enriched with brown...

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Emily Scott’s Cornish crab, toast and mayo

Crab recipes

Emily Scott’s Cornish crab, toast and mayo

Cornwall-based chef Emily Scott’s recipe for crab on toast is delightfully simple but special, enriched with just a little lemon...

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Jersey royal and brown crab salad

Jersey royal recipes

Jersey royal and brown crab salad

Jersey royals and crab are in season at the same time – and they’re the perfect pairing. Often overlooked in...

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Chilli crab jacket potatoes

Baked potato recipes

Chilli crab jacket potatoes

Combine the spice and fragrance of Singapore chilli crab with the simple charm of a baked potato for a weeknight...

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Crab and courgette pasta

Crab recipes

Crab and courgette pasta

Grating courgettes into pasta allows them to retain their fresh flavour while melting into a sauce, providing a perfect partner...

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Vietnamese crab noodle soup

King oyster mushroom recipes

Vietnamese crab noodle soup

This Vietnamese crab noodle soup is wonderfully rich and creamy, with multiple layers of textures and tasty umami flavours. Add...

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Crab, feta and chard quiche

April seasonal recipes

Crab, feta and chard quiche

“With the beginning of spring this dish celebrates the incoming lighter days. Quiche is a great idea for Easter Sunday...

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Crab pots with parmesan crisps

Crab recipes

Crab pots with parmesan crisps

Effortless but packed with flavour, this easy crab starter with fancy parmesan crisps can be made entirely in advance in...

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Crab cakes with katsu curry sauce

Crab recipes

Crab cakes with katsu curry sauce

James Martin shares his crab cakes recipe. Serve the crisp crab cakes on a bed of golden katsu curry sauce...

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Crab toastie

Crab recipes

Crab toastie

Chef Mike Naidoo’s unashamedly luxurious crab toastie recipe elevates the classic crab sandwich to Christmas-party-with-bubbles-worthy heights. Mike’s story: He started out,...

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Crab and ricotta ravioli with sage and saffron butter sauce

Filled pasta recipes

Crab and ricotta ravioli with sage and saffron butter sauce

Have a go at making fresh ravioli with our project recipe. We’ll guide you through the pasta-making process step by...

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Chilli butter and crab pasta

15-minute meal recipes

Chilli butter and crab pasta

Serve up a 15-minute meal that tastes like a restaurant dish. Our aromatic crab pasta is tossed with chilli butter,...

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Crab and samphire pasta

Quick pasta recipes

Crab and samphire pasta

It might sound super-fancy, but our crab and samphire pasta recipe is actually a really easy supper that can be...

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Quick crab rolls

Crab recipes

Quick crab rolls

Georgina Hayden‘s quick crab rolls, with yuzu and samphire, are served in soft, sweet brioche rolls; a must-make for summer....

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Crab linguine

Healthy pasta recipes

Crab linguine

If you don’t have time to make the linguine from scratch, we recommend using a ‘bronze die’ variety with a rougher...

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Singapore-style crab noodles

Stir-fry recipes

Singapore-style crab noodles

Take your stir-fry game to the next level with these curried coconut and crab noodles. If you have any leftover lemons...

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