Crab Puffs

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READY IN: 28mins
Recipe by Leslie in Texas

Yummy little crab puffs, light and crusty! These make a great appetizer or cocktail fare. Originally from an October 1980 issue of Bon Apetit magazine in the R.S.V.P. Letters to the Editor section. The recipe was requested from The Seasonings Cafe in Clinton, New Jersey.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat egg whites in large bowl until foamy.
  2. Add cream of tartar and continue beating until very stiff.
  3. Combine mayonaisse,crabmeat,chives, and peppers in another bowl; fold into whites, blending well.
  4. Preheat broiler.
  5. Arrange toast triangles on large baking sheet.
  6. Top each piece with 1 heaping tablespoon crab mixture; sprinkle with paprika.
  7. Broil 4 to 5 inches from heat source until puffed and golden brown, 3 to 5 minutes.
  8. Serve immediately.

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