Deviled Crabs, Baltimore Style

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 5 mins

Deliciously silky and elegant, this recipe comes from the Southern chapter of the United States Regional Cookbook, Culinary Arts Institute of Chicago, 1947.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Add hot white sauce gradually to beaten egg yolks, stirring constantly.
  2. Add crab meat and heat through.
  3. Add mustard, lemon, Worcestershire or sherry, cayenne, and mushrooms; transfer to oiled shells or individual ramekins.
  4. Sprinkle lightly with buttered crumbs and parsley; brown in a hot oven (450F) for five minutes.
  5. Sprinkle lemon juice over the top and serve hot.

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