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Slow Cooker Hot Crab Dip

 Slow Cooker Hot Crab Dip
One batch of this slow-cooker appetizer isn't enough for my family so I often double the recipe. Bits of sweet onion give the creamy dip a bit of crunch.—Terri Perrier, Simonton, Texas
8 ServingsPrep: 10 min. Cook: 2 hours


  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped sweet onion
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 can (6 ounces) crabmeat, drained, flaked and cartilage removed
  • Assorted crackers


  • In a 1-1/2-qt. slow cooker, combine the first six ingredients; stir
  • in crab. Cover and cook on low for 2-3 hours or until heated
  • through. Serve with crackers. Yield: 2 cups.
Nutritional Facts: 1/4 cup (calculated without crackers) equals 190 calories, 16 g fat (7 g saturated fat), 55 mg cholesterol, 231 mg sodium, 3 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 8 g protein.
Wine: Light-Bodied White Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.