This tasty crab and shrimp appetizer is simple to prepare and sinfully delicious!
Original recipe makes 12 appetizers
12 jumbo cooked shrimp, peeled and deveined with tails on
1/2 cup crabmeat, flaked
1 tablespoon chili sauce
1 teaspoon prepared horseradish
2 dashes hot pepper sauce (e.g. Tabasco™)
2 tablespoons capers, drained
1 (3 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 pinch paprika, for garnish
- Slice shrimp down the back as deep as you can without cutting through, to make a nice opening for stuffing. Set aside.
- In a medium bowl, mix together the crabmeat, chili sauce, horseradish, hot pepper sauce and capers. Mix in enough of the cream cheese to form a sticky paste.
- Stuff the openings of each shrimp with about 1 tablespoon of the crab salad. Sprinkle paprika over the top. Chill for about 30 minutes before serving.
Calories: 60 kcal
Carbohydrates: 0.8 g
Cholesterol: 66 mg
Fat: 2.9 g
Fiber: 0.1 g
Protein: 7.5 g
Sodium: 164 mg