Deep-Fried Crabmeat Balls

Made This Recipe? Add Your Photo

Total Time
45mins
Prep
40 mins
Cook
5 mins

I found this in my mother's recipes and it is so simple and a real crowd pleaser!! 8) (Prep time includes refrigerating time).

Skip to Next Recipe

Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Melt the butter, and blend in the flour, then milk.
  2. Cook until thickened, stir continuously.
  3. Cut the crabmeat into small pieces, removing fiber.
  4. Combine crabmeat with the spices, onion, parsley, and Worcestershire to cream sauce.
  5. Lightly sprinkle the breadcrumbs on bottom of pan.
  6. Spread the mixture in pan and chill for 1/2 hour.
  7. When chilled, mold the mixture into small balls and roll in fine bread crumbs.
  8. Then dip in beaten egg, and re-coat in crumbs.
  9. Fry in deep fat about 350F, or until lightly browned.
  10. Drain on paper towels, stick tooth-picks in and serve!