Combine butter and sugar in the bowl of an electric mixer and whip until pale yellow.
Mix in eggs one at a time. Mix in one half the flour and the baking powder. Add the milk. Mix in the remaining flour. Add herbs, crab, apple, salt, pepper, and ginger. Butter six ramekins and fill each with batter.
Bake for approximately 20 minutes. Serve with Apple Reduction and Salal Berry Compote.
Reduce apple juice to approximately 1/4 cup. Thicken with cornstarch mixed with water, if necessary.
Salal Berry Compote.
Saute onions and garlic in olive oil until soft. Add white wine, orange juice, and honey and reduce until almost dry. Add salal berries and cook at medium heat until berries start to break apart. Season with salt and pepper. Add cilantro and cool.