Crappy Grabbies (For Freezing Ahead of Time)

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 15 mins

These disappear at cocktail parties! My mom made these 40 years ago....they are still always a hit. This makes a ton. Freeze them on a cookie sheet, toss them in a freezer bag and enjoy a few, or many!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In medium bowl, blend first 6 ingredients until well blended. Stir in crab meat and parsley.
  2. Spread crab mixture evenly on each English muffin half, all the way to the edges. Don't scrimp, you'll have plenty for each muffin. Using a bread knife, cut each muffin half into 4 quarters.
  3. Place Crabby Grabbies on cookie sheets, making sure they are not touching each other. Place cookie sheet in freezer overnight.
  4. Place frozen Grabbies in freezer safe container or in freezer bags and store in the freezer.
  5. To bake: preheat oven to 350 degrees; Place frozen Grabbies on cookie sheet and bake until browned and bubbly, 10-15 minutes.
Most Helpful

Boy, these were a hit on so many levels! First, they are easy to put together, secondly, you can freeze them, wonderfully. Third, they make a great dinner (fast!) and it's good for the soul. I followed this fairly exactly, except I accidentally bought the Pimento Cheese (in the jar - just like the Old English Cheese), but it tasted so good, mixed all together. Also, I took a biscuit cutter and cut a smaller circle in the english muffins, and that made the grabbies even more bite-sized. (I used the extra outsides of the english muffins for a crusty topping for salads by toasting them in a pan until crispy.) These are so good you will enjoy every grabby bite! I also dotted the top with minced green peppers for color. Thanks!

Andi of Longmeadow Farm December 06, 2011

I won't be making this for a couple of weeks, but 5 stars for the name! LOL!

sandrasothere November 22, 2011