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Deck 383 Crab Cakes | The Sportsman’s Table

Chef Jermaine Alston serves up delicious crab cakes Deck 383 style.

Crab Cakes & Slaw with Chipotle Tarter Recipe

Chef Jermaine Alston

Ingredients:

Crab Cakes (makes 10 orders of 3 ounce crab cakes):

  • 1 pound of claw meat
  • 1 pound of backfin meat
  • 1 teaspoon of lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons of mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon of Old Bay seasoning
  • 1 egg
  • 3 ounces of oil or butter
  • 2 cups of flour or seafood breading

Slaw:

  • 1 cup of mayonnaise
  • 1 head of cabbage, shredded
  • ¼ head of purple cabbage, shredded
  • 1 ounce of sugar
  • 2 tablespoons of white vinegar
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Chipotle tarter:

  • 1 ½ cups of mayonnaise
  • ¼ cup of sweet relish
  • ¼ cup of dill relish
  • ½ teaspoon of lemon juice
  • ¼ cup of chipotle peppers, drained and chopped fine)
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Directions:

Crab Cakes: Pick crab meat to get excess shells out.  Put all ingredients in a mixing bowl.  Mix well and portion, in seafood breader or flour,  into 3 oz. cakes.  In a saute pan, heat 3 ounces of oil or butter.  Add crabe cakes and cook until golden brown on one side.  Flip over and put in oven, at 400 degrees, for 8-10 minutes.

Slaw: Mix all ingredients in a mixing bowl.  Add salt and pepper, at the end, to taste.

Chipotle tarter: mix all ingredients in a mixing bowl.  Add salt and pepper, at the end, to taste.

Blue Crab and Grits Recipe

For the sauce

  • 2 cups of your favorite Grits
  • ( I used Geechie Boy blue grits from Edisto Island SC)
  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • ¾ cup white wine, Chardonnay
  • 1 lemon, juiced
  • 2oz diced candied jalapenos
  • 1 pound jumbo lump crab meat
  • 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • kosher salt
  • For lemon and garlic topping
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons parsley, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons lemon zest, from 1 medium lemon

Instructions

Cook Grits according to package directions.

In large pan over medium high heat melt butter in olive oil. Add garlic and cook for 30 seconds, stirring constantly, until fragrant. Add white wine, lemon juice and candied jalapenos. Bring to boil and reduce to simmer and cook for 8 minutes. Add lump crab meat and stir to mix well. Add ½ cup of Parmesan and kosher salt; stir. Pour sauce over the grits. Top with Lemon Zest, Garlic, Parsley and some more Parmesan cheese (optional)and serve.

SERVES 4

Chef Ed Dombrowski
Lees Farmers Market
Murrells Inlet, SC