Butter Garlic Crabs | How to make Butter Garlic Crabs

By Prita Shetty  |  9th Sep 2016  |  
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About Butter Garlic Crabs Recipe

A quick and tasty side dish and the credit goes to my husband.

Butter Garlic Crabs is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Butter Garlic Crabs has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Prita Shetty is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Butter Garlic Crabs recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Butter Garlic Crabs is 20 minutes and the time taken for cooking is 15 minutes. This is recipe of Butter Garlic Crabs is perfect to serve 4 people. Butter Garlic Crabs is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Butter Garlic Crabs. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Butter Garlic Crabs by commenting on this page below!

Butter Garlic Crabs

Ingredients to make Butter Garlic Crabs

  • 4 large crabs, cleaned
  • 20 pods of garlic, crushed
  • 1 tsp pepper, finely crushed
  • 2-3 fresh green chillies
  • 1/2 tbsp olive oil
  • 25 gms butter or 2 tbsp melted butter
  • salt to taste
  • Few basil leaves to garnish
  • Few coriander leaves, chopped to garnish

How to make Butter Garlic Crabs

  1. Heat a wok, add in the olive oil and butter.
  2. Once the oil gets smoky, add in the crushed garlic, green chillies, pepper and salt to taste. Then add the crabs once you get the aroma of the spices.
  3. Pour in a little water, then stir it and cover with a lid for 15 minutes.
  4. Garnish with coriander leaves and serve.

My Tip:

After adding crabs, pour some of the seasoned liquid into the crab.

Reviews for Butter Garlic Crabs (1)

Sheeba Bedi2 years ago

Oh so yummy!