Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place half the crab meat in the vermouth in a blender and liquify it; set aside.
  2. Saute the celery and onion in butter in a large soup pot until barely tender.
  3. Add the flour and cook for 1 minute, stirring.
  4. Gradually blend in the milk; continue cooking over low heat until creamy white sauce forms.
  5. Add the liquified crab mixture, the remaining crab meat, the broth, mustard, salt, pepper and sherry.
  6. Bring the bisque to serving temperature; garnish with parsley.


Most Helpful

A unique taste, thinner than I like, but not a bad recipe.

karenury June 17, 2011

Yummy! Creamy! Mellow! Velvety Smooth! Sherry`s a great touch I always enjoyed in cream soups. I ran out of mustard so that was omitted!I also added more flour (I like my soup a bit thicker)! This is a keeper.

Rita~ March 11, 2003

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