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Shrimp, Crab & Lobster Recipes

Shrimp, crabs, lobsters and crayfish are often best just dipped in melted butter. But sometimes you want to do something special with them. Here's how.
  1. Crab Recipes (28)
  2. Lobster Recipes (9)
  3. Shrimp Recipes (33)

Celebrate Chinese New Year with These Delicious Seafood Recipes!
The Chinese year 4710 is the Year of the Dragon -- and it's a great opportunity to celebrate with these shrimp, lobster, and seafood dishes!

Buttery Garlic Crab Bruschetta Recipe -- Italian Crab Meat Appetizer with Garlic
A wonderfully decadent, buttery, garlicky, crabmeat recipe that makes a stunning Italian style appetizer, first course, or snack.

12 Days of Christmas Seafood Appetizer Recipes
A hand-picked selection of taste-tempting appetizer recipe ideas for Christmas and holiday parties, special occasions, buffets, or anytime!

Holiday Shrimp and Crawfish Jambalaya -- An Easy New Orleans Seafood Party Dish
An easy New Orleans, shrimp, sausage, and crawfish jambalaya that will feed a crowd for holidays, special occasions, buffets, and dish-to-pass dinners.

Cranberry Onion Crab Cups Recipe -- How to Make a Savory Crabmeat Appetizer
A sweet and savory crabmeat appetizer that's easy to make, elegant, and tastes like heaven! These crab cups use pre-made pie crust sheets for convenience and are perfect for holiday parties.

Happy Memories: Warming Seafood Soup and Sandwich Recipes
Few meals are as richly soul-satisfying and restorative as the soup and sandwich combination. Here's a collection of seafood soups, stews, sandwiches, and sandwich fillings that you can mix and match to your liking.

Harvest Shrimp Salad with Apples, Cranberries, and Walnuts Recipe
The sweet flavors of the season are captured in this richly textured shrimp salad. It makes a great sandwich or salad for lunch, brunch, or a snack.

Crab and Ricotta Stuffed Zucchini with Tomato and Basil Recipe
These easy to make crab stuffed zucchini boats are filled with sweet crabmeat and creamy ricotta cheese, nestled in warm plum tomatoes seasoned with fresh basil.

Easy Four Season Shrimp & Artichoke Salad Recipe -- A Delicious Hot or Cold Dish
A quick and easy salad that's refreshing when served nicely chilled in spring and summer -- and equally good served warm in the colder months.

50+ Delicious Fish & Seafood Recipes From Doug DuCap
The first 50 recipes (and then some) from About.com's Fish and Seafood Cooking Guide, Doug DuCap

Easy Classic Shrimp Salad -- How to Make Shrimp Salad
Here's an easy recipe for shrimp salad made with small, flavorful shrimp and crisp veggies that produces classic results.

Grilled Shrimp & Scallops Skewers -- Grilled Seafood with Uncle Mike's Spice Mix
Simple to make but full of flavor, these grilled shrimp and scallop skewers -- made with Uncle Mike's Spice Mix -- are a real treat!

10+ Deliciously Exotic Mango and Seafood Recipes -- Fish & Seafood with Mango
The sweet and sunny flavor of mango pairs beautifully with fish and seafood in these fun recipes.

Seared Scallops & Shrimp with Balsamic Strawberries Recipe
This elegant scallop and shrimp dish, drizzled with a sweet, strawberry-flavored balsamic glaze, tastes like absolute heaven and is perfect for a romantic dinner for two.

Easy and Amazing Shrimp Deviled Egg Recipe -- How to Make Deviled Eggs & Shrimp
Bewitchingly delicious and addictive, these might be the best deviled eggs you've ever tried. They're easy to make and feature cool shrimp and zest Old Bay seafood seasoning. A fun appetizer for all, since there's very little 'fire' in these devilish goodies!

Meet Your Fish: Soft Shell Crabs, Part 1 - How to Buy, Clean, & Cook Soft-Shells
Soft shell crabs are a delectable treat whether fried, broiled, or grilled. Learn more about soft shells in this two-part series -- what they are, and how to buy, clean, and cook them using these delicious recipes.

Meet Your Fish: Soft Shell Crabs, Part 2 - How to Buy, Clean, & Cook Soft-Shells
Soft shell crabs are a delectable treat whether fried, broiled, or grilled. Learn more about soft shells in this two-part series -- what they are, and how to buy, clean, and cook them using these delicious recipes.

Calypso Shrimp and Rice Recipe -- How to Make Shrimp with Coconut Pineapple Rice
This creamy, sweet, and savory shrimp dish is full of tropical flavors like coconut, pineapple, allspice, and fresh lime. It's also very easy to make and a real crowd pleaser.

Daikon and Carrot Sunomono with Crab Surimi Recipe -- Easy Japanese-Style Salad
Economical 'flake-style' crab surimi is combined with grated daikon radish, carrot, and thin strips of cucumber in a light, ginger-infused dressing for a refreshing Japanese-style salad.

Asian Steamed Shrimp and Pork Purses Recipe -- How to Make Shrimp & Pork Dim Sum
These steamed dumpling 'purses' are a delightful dim sum appetizer filled with shrimp, pork, and vibrant Asian flavor.

Crispy Asian Asparagus Rolls with Shrimp & Pork Appetizer Recipe
A fun and tasty appetizer with asparagus and an Asian shrimp and pork filling rolled up in a crispy dumpling wrapper. Great for parties, special occasions, or as a first course.

Seafood a la King with Tilapia, Shrimp, & Crab Recipe -- Easy Tilapia a la King
A delicate, creamy sauce enrobes tilapia, shrimp, and crab in this crowd-pleasing dish that's fancy enough for special occasions, but easy enough for a weeknight family meal.

Asian Shrimp and Pork Stuffed Snow Peas Recipe -- A Quick & Easy Party Appetizer
As tasty as they are elegant, these crispy snow peas have a garlicky, Asian-style shrimp and pork filling. Great as a party appetizer or as an impressive first course.

Asian Shrimp & Pork Filling Recipe - How to Make Filling for Chinese Dim Sum
Want to make delicious Asian appetizers like wontons, potstickers, spring rolls, and more? Start with this super easy recipe for savory shrimp and pork filling and let your imagination run wild!

Sweet & Spicy Beer Steamed Rock Crab Recipe - How to Make Crabs with Spiced Beer
Got crab legs, crab claws, or whole crabs? Whether they're already cooked or raw, you can give them delicious flavor by steaming them with spiced beer!

Twin Hearts Apricot Glazed Shrimp and Peppadew Salad Recipe
Show your affection with this beautiful salad of apricot-glazed shrimp, sweet peppadews, and brandied apricots!

Rustic Pesto Pizza with Crab Surimi, Fresh Mozzarella, and Tomatoes
Easy to make and delicious, these hand-stretched seafood pizzas are light-years beyond anything from the freezer!

Dinner for 2: 14 Romantic Seafood Recipes for Valentine's Day
In addition to candy, flowers, and cards, Valentine's Day offers the opportunity to show your affection with a specially prepared meal for your spouse or significant other. Here are some sumptuous recipe ideas to stir your sweetie's appetite.

5 Superb Superbowl Snacks
Sunday's big game is a great time to lay out a variety of fun, savory seafood-based appetizers and snacks. You can't go wrong with tasty favorites like shrimp, clams, and smoky salmon.

Don't be afraid to add a little extra heat to these recipes -- as long as you're serving plenty of ice-cold beverages to go along with them!

Crab and Shrimp Salad Cheddar Melt Sandwich Recipe
A tasty new variation on the classic grilled cheese. Way more upscale and fun than a tuna melt!

Easy Crab and Shrimp Salad Recipe - How to Make a Tasty Shrimp & Crab Meat Salad
A delicious and easy seafood salad featuring shrimp and crabmeat

Shrimp And Feta Hand Pies Recipe - How to Make Greek Style Shrimp & Feta Pies
A creamy Greek-style shrimp & feta cheese filling in a flaky crust make these hand pies a delightful and easy-to-make alternative to those frozen 'pockets'

5 Quick Deep Frying Tips for Seafood
Why are some deep fried foods light and crisp while others are greasy and limp? These simple tips will make all the difference in your results!

Bacon Wrapped Sweet Chili Shrimp with Macadamia Recipe
A deliciously sweet and spicy treat that features two of America's favorite foods - bacon and shrimp - brushed with tangy sweet chili sauce and topped with crushed macadamia nuts.

Catalan Garlic Shrimp Cocktail Recipe - How to Make Garlic Shrimp Cocktail
Here's a shrimp cocktail that might single-handedly give the shrimp cocktail concept a good name again! It packs a take-no-prisoners punch of flavor that will make you forget every boring version you ever had.

Easy Gourmet Crab & Asparagus Ravioli Recipe - How to Make Crab Stuffed Ravioli
These elegant gourmet ravioli are a snap to make using readily available refrigerated wonton wrappers. The savory crabmeat and asparagus filling is accented by a delicate lemon butter sauce with a touch of fresh parsley. Simple -- and simply delicious!

Hungarian Style Paprika Shrimp - How to Make Hungarian Shrimp with Paprika ...
Hungarian Style Paprika Shrimp - How to Make Hungarian Shrimp with Paprika & Anise

15+ Deliciously Different Seafood Appetizer and Tapas Recipes
A hand-picked selection of exciting appetizer and tapas recipes to thrill friends and family during the holidays of for special occasions.

Cajun Crawfish Croissant Sandwich Recipe - How to Make Crawfish Fritter Sandwich
Crunchy crawfish fritters and zesty Cajun coleslaw in a buttery toasted croissant? You got yourself a Craw-ssant Sandwich!

Stuffed Mushrooms with Crab & Catfish Recipe - Crabmeat Mushroom Catfish Crowns
Stuffed mushrooms are great -- mushrooms stuffed with savory crabmeat and wrapped with tender catfish are even better!

Shrimp Recipes and Photo Gallery
A Collection of Shrimp Recipes and Photos from About.com Fish and Seafood Cooking Guide, Doug DuCap

Basic Tempura Recipe for Fish & Seafood
This basic tempura recipe works very well as a batter for tempura-frying shrimp, lobster, fish or any other seafood.

Orange-Tarragon Butter Lobster Roll
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Soft-Shell Crabs in Tomato-Cream Sauce is a sassy seasonal celebration
My pan-sauteed soft-shell blue crabs are dressed in a sauce of tomato and cream in this quick and easy seafood recipe great for dinner, lunch or appetizer.

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