Cheesy Crab English Muffins

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.


6 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
These hot-from-the-oven sandwiches are so good on a cool afternoon or as a quick dinner. Chopped pecans give the crab salad extra crunch.—Mary Lou Crouch, Granite Falls, Washington


  • 2 packages (8 ounces each) imitation crabmeat, chopped
  • 1 cup chopped celery
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 jar (2 ounces) diced pimientos, drained
  • 1/4 cup chopped pecans
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped onion
  • 6 English muffins, split and toasted
  • 12 slices cheddar cheese


  1. In a large bowl, combine the crab, celery, mayonnaise, pimientos, pecans and onion. Spread over English muffin halves. Broil 3-4 in. from the heat for 5 minutes or until bubbly. Top with cheese slices; broil 1-2 minutes longer or until cheese is melted.

Nutrition Facts

2 pieces: 704 calories, 53g fat (16g saturated fat), 77mg cholesterol, 1042mg sodium, 34g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 3g fiber), 23g protein.