King Crab Fettuccine Recipe

King Crab Fettuccine picture

Summary

Servings6Method
Main Ingredient

Ingredients

 Butter1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Garlic1 Clove (5 gm), minced
 Alaskan king crab meat1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
 Freshly grated parmesan cheese1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Heavy cream3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Freshly ground black pepper1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Fresh fettuccine12 Ounce
 Chopped fresh parsley1 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 496 Calories from Fat 268

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 30 g46.6%

Saturated Fat 18.3 g91.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 90.6 mg

Sodium 174.2 mg7.3%

Total Carbohydrates 43 g14.3%

Dietary Fiber 2.2 g8.8%

Sugars 2.2 g

Protein 12 g23.9%

Vitamin A 23.3% Vitamin C 6.4%

Calcium 14.6% Iron 7.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

In a large saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Saute garlic for 2 minutes. Add crabmeat, cheese, cream, and pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally, for about 5-7 minutes. Keep warm.
Cook fettuccine in a large pot of boiling salted water until "al dente." Drain and toss with crab sauce. Garnish with parsley. Serve with additional Parmesan on the side.
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