Slow Cooker Hot Crab Dip
Total TimePrep: 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
- Thinly sliced green onions, optional
- 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. If desired, sprinkle with green onions. Serve with crackers.
Nutrition Facts1/4 cup (calculated without crackers): 190 calories, 16g fat (7g saturated fat), 55mg cholesterol, 231mg sodium, 3g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 0 fiber), 8g protein.
Dec 31, 2017
Very good! Due to family food allergies, I had to find a recipe without the usual seafood seasoning or Worcestershire sauce, and this fit the bill. I doubled the recipe and it was perfect for a small Christmas Eve gathering. Has a slight sweetness to it, which is different. Everyone loved it and I will make it again!
Jan 1, 2016
I added some extra garlic and it was really yummy. I served it with crusty bread, was much better with bread than crackers.
Dec 24, 2015
Not a fan and neither was anyone else. I followed recipe, and it was NOT good. I would even go as far to say gross. Would not recommend.
Nov 17, 2015
This tasty dip is so easy to make and tastes amazing! I halved the recipe and baked it at 350 degrees for 15 minutes. Adding a few chopped green onions lends a little splash of color to this great appetizer!
Nov 12, 2013
Halved the recipe and made it on the stove. I needed to add a couple splashes of Worcestershire sauce to bring out any flavor. I still think the one in Joy of Cooking is better.
Dec 27, 2012
Great recipe. I suggest adding at least two cans of crab or even more.
Jan 22, 2012
Heavenly! i doubled the crabmeat in this recipe.
Jan 1, 2012
A big hit at Christmas!!
Sep 30, 2011
I made the Hot Crab Dip for a Scrapbooking Event & I doubled the recipe and left some at home for my Dad & Husband. Everyone Loved It!! It was Delicious!! Super Easy to Make. I look forward to making it again!! =)
Jul 12, 2011
We had friends over for appetizers last night and I tried this recipe out on them. They loved it. It was easy and I had all of the ingredients on hand. Guests thought I had worked hard on this. I had to 'fess up and tell them how easy it was. I did use Vadalia onion and onion taste was not overpowering. Regular onion might change the flavor slightly.