Cajun Crab Spread (Using Imitation Crab)
photo by mailbelle
- Ready In:
- 3hrs 10mins
- 4 ounces cream cheese, softened
- 1⁄4 cup mayonnaise
- 1 teaspoon paprika
- 1⁄4 teaspoon black pepper
- 1⁄8 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1⁄8 teaspoon ground red pepper
- 8 ounces imitation crabmeat or 8 ounces surimi
- 1 roma tomato, chopped
- 1⁄4 cup chopped green onion
- In a small mixing bowl, beat cream cheese, mayonnaise, paprika, black pepper, garlic powder and ground red pepper with an electric mixer on medium speed till well combined.
- Stir in the imitation crab, chopped tomato and green onions.
- Cover and chill for 3-24 hours.
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