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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Quick crab rolls

Crab recipes

Quick crab rolls

Georgina Hayden‘s quick crab rolls, with yuzu and samphire, are served in soft, sweet brioche...

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Crab linguine

Light pasta dishes

Crab linguine

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

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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...

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Pea and crab crostini

Crab recipes

Pea and crab crostini

A super-easy recipe that’s just a case of topping toasted baguette slices with a mixture...

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Crab and papaya slaw salad with coriander nahm jim

Crab recipes

Crab and papaya slaw salad with coriander nahm...

”A proper pick-me-up salad combining crab with a punchy, sweet and tangy dressing.” – Georgina...

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Crab and watercress soufflé tarts

Savoury tarts

Crab and watercress soufflé tarts

With a green salad on the side, this quick crab and watercress soufflé tart recipe...

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Crab tacos

Crab recipes

Crab tacos

A seaside inspired recipe of succulent crab and sweet tomato salsa wrapped in a home-made...

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Crab stretch

Crab recipes

Crab stretch

delicious. editor Karen’s Cornish grandmother used to make a gratin-style dish to eke out crabmeat....

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Thai chilli-dressed crab with grapefruit salad

Crab recipes

Thai chilli-dressed crab with grapefruit salad

Wonderfully fresh, sweet crab makes a great partner for zesty lime and Thai chilli heat....

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Bloody mary crabcakes

Crab recipes

Bloody mary crabcakes

Quick to make and easy to devour – these pepped-up crabcakes won’t be left untouched....

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Crab on toasted spelt with soft boiled eggs and salsa verde

Christmas breakfast recipes

Crab on toasted spelt with soft boiled eggs...

Creamy crab and a fresh herby salsa take egg on toast to a new level...

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Crab and cayenne palmiers

Christmas canapés

Crab and cayenne palmiers

A quick crab canapé recipe that you can make well in advance and defrost when...

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Herbed crab, saffron and chilli mayonnaise with toasted baguette

Crab recipes

Herbed crab, saffron and chilli mayonnaise with toasted...

An aromatic and light crab starter, packed with flavour from herbs and saffron- a must...

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Chilli crab noodles

Noodle recipes

Chilli crab noodles

An easy crab noodle recipe, made with lots of ingredients you may already have in...

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Crab toasts

Crab toasts

This easy canapé recipe made with crab and avocado is the perfect way to start...

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Crab linguine with chilli and coriander

Crab recipes

Crab linguine with chilli and coriander

An easy pasta starter recipe for 6, made with white crabmeat, chilli and wine, or,...

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Crab, mango, basil and coriander noodles

Crab recipes

Crab, mango, basil and coriander noodles

This low-fat recipe, made with crab, mango and rice noodles, is packed with flavour and...

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Ginger and lemongrass marinated beans with crab and sticky rice

Ginger and lemongrass marinated beans with crab and...

A perfect lunch recipe to enjoy outdoors, with beautiful refreshing crab and lemongrass – and...

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Crab, saffron and clotted cream risotto

Crab recipes

Crab, saffron and clotted cream risotto

This creamy crab risotto recipe is nothing short of a decadent dinner – making it...

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Crab buns

Crab buns

These crab buns are perfect for a picnic. Make the buns the night before to...

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Crab and avocado tortillas

Crab and avocado tortillas

These canapés from Jason Atherton taste as good as they look. If you don’t have...

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Crab tagliatelle

Crab recipes

Crab tagliatelle

Just seven ingredients and 10 minutes is all you need to make this speedy, and...

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Potted crab

Crab recipes

Potted crab

An easy potted crab recipe makes a quick starter to serve at a dinner party....

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Spiced potted crab

Spiced potted crab

Get creative with Indian spices in this really quick crab recipe. Serve with toasted soda...

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