Recipe courtesy of Emeril Lagasse
Episode: Farm to Table
Print
Total:
40 min
Prep:
10 min
Cook:
30 min
Yield:
4 to 8 servings, depending on the size of the crabs
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

  • 8 pounds live crabs (blue, golden, or stone)
  • 1 head garlic, halved
  • 1 cup crab boil seasoning, plus more for serving (recommended: Old Bay)
  • 2 lemons, halved and squeezed into pot
  • 1 bottle of beer

Directions

Bring a 12-quart pot of water to a boil. Add the garlic, crab boil seasoning, lemons, and beer. Using tongs, add the crabs one at a time to the pot. Cover and return the pot to a boil and continue to boil for 20 minutes.

Remove the crabs one at a time with the tongs to a serving platter. Sprinkle with more crab boil seasoning, serve, and enjoy.

Categories:

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Steak Essentials 03:26

Everything you need to know to select and grill a perfect steak.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Crab Boil

Recipe courtesy of Guy Fieri

Emeril's Memory Stovetop Clam Boil

Haylie's Crab Boil

Recipe courtesy of Haylie Duff

Spicy Crab Boil For Blue Crabs

Recipe courtesy of Tom Douglas

Boiled Dungeness Crab with Homemade Cocktail Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Adam White

Spicy Crab Boil BBQ Chicken with Cajun Barbeque Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Bob Owen

Spicy Crab Boil BBQ Chicken with Cajun Barbeque Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Bob Owen

Crawfish Boil

Recipe courtesy of Ti Martin|Jamie Shannon

On TV

Junk Food Flip

7:30am | 6:30c

Junk Food Flip

8:30am | 7:30c

Junk Food Flip

9:30am | 8:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

10:30am | 9:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

11:30am | 10:30c

Good Eats

12pm | 11c

Good Eats

12:30pm | 11:30c

Good Eats

1pm | 12c

Good Eats

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Cheap Eats

3pm | 2c

Cheap Eats

3:30pm | 2:30c

Cheap Eats

4pm | 3c

Cheap Eats

4:30pm | 3:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

5:30pm | 4:30c

Big Bad BBQ Brawl

6:30pm | 5:30c

Big Bad BBQ Brawl

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

8pm | 7c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

8:30pm | 7:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

9:30pm | 8:30c

Cheap Eats

10pm | 9c

Cheap Eats

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

12:30am | 11:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

1:30am | 12:30c

Cheap Eats

2am | 1c

Cheap Eats

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here