King Crab Legs

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King crab meat is low in WW points. They have so much flavor, I don’t think they need butter!

King crab meat is low in WW points. They have so much flavor, I don't think they need butter!King Crab Legs

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King crab legs are cooked before they are flash frozen, so basically, all you are doing is reheating them. There are several ways to prepare crab legs. Frozen crab legs are best because they will be fresher. Don’t purchase crab leg that are already thawed. Here are several simple methods to prepare.

King Crab Legs - 4 ww pts

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Cals:380
Protein:83
Fat:2.5
Crab meat is low in WW points. They have so much flavor, I don't think they need butter!
Course: Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine: American
King crab meat is low in WW points. They have so much flavor, I don't think they need butter!
Prep: 0 mins
Cook: 8 mins
Total: 8 mins
Yield: 2 servings
Serving Size: 1 /2 of recipe

Ingredients

  • 32 oz frozen King crab legs
  • lemon

Instructions

  • First, defrost in the refrigerator overnight, at least 8 hours.
  • In the oven, preheat to 350°. Bake for 8 or 9 minutes if whole.
  • If you would rather use the microwave, you can put a wet paper towel in a large Ziplock bag with the legs and microwave on high for several minutes.
  • To steam, fill a large pot with water, a steamer insert, bring to a boil, and steam legs for about 10 minutes.
  • Squeeze some lemon on them and dig in!

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Nutrition

Serving: 1 /2 of recipe, Calories: 380 kcal, Protein: 83 g, Fat: 2.5 g, Saturated Fat: 0.5 g, Cholesterol: 190 mg, Sodium: 3792 mg

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7 comments on “King Crab Legs”

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    SHRIMPGRAMMY718

    YES SO GOOD AT HOME IN THE OVEN AND SOME SHRIMP YUMMMMMMM AND ITS SO NICE WE HAVE A SHRIMP BOAT

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    Kats Big Fish

    YUM! one of my all time favorites but rarely make them at home. My hubby takes the initiative there. I think I’ll have to remind him it’s time! thanks.