The Market on Holly: Crab Cakes

Apr 2, 2013

lrg_2368Yield: approx. (10) 2 ounce cakes

1 egg
1 1/2 tablespoons sour cream
1 teaspoon chives, minced
1/4 apple, minced
1/2 celery stalk, minced
1 garlic clove, minced, sautéed
2 tablespoons onion, minced, sautéed
1 tablespoon parsley, minced
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 lemon, zest and juice
1 1/2 teaspoon Tabasco
1 teaspoon mayonnaise
1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
1 pound regular lump crab meat
Breadcrumbs, as needed
1 egg, beaten (keep in a bowl to the side)
3 ounces panko breadcrumbs (keep in a bowl to the side)

1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl, except crab meat and breadcrumbs.

2. Drain crab meat and be sure to remove any pieces of shell. Add crab meat to bowl and mix

thoroughly. If too wet, mix in breadcrumbs a little at a time to help bind cakes together.

3. Mold into 2 ounce cakes and place on a sheet tray.

4. In a bowl, beat/whisk one egg. In another bowl, place panko breadcrumbs.

5. Dip each cake in egg and then in breadcrumbs to coat and shape the cakes.

6. In sauté pan, add vegetable oil and heat to medium. Add cakes and pan fry on medium until

golden brown on both sides.

Serve immediately with sauce.

Lemon Caper Sauce:
1/4 cup buttermilk
1 cups mayonnaise
1 tablespoon whole grain mustard
1 lemon, juice and zest
1 dash Tabasco
1 tablespoon capers, chopped
1 scallion, chopped thinly
1/2 teaspoon cayenne

Whisk all ingredients together in a bowl. Store in refrigerator.

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