Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  158
  • Protein  17 g
  • Carbohydrates  2 g
  • Fat  9 g
  • Cholesterol  112 mg
  • Sodium  337 mg
  • Potassium  268 mg
  • Phosphorus  177 mg
  • Calcium  90 mg
  • Fiber  0.3 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 2-1/2 meat

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • Paprika can be used instead of Old Bay® seasoning. Sodium is reduced to 274 mg per serving.
  • 1/2-cup crushed saltines, unsalted tops, can replace the bread.
  • For an attractive presentation serve on a bed or chopped lettuce garnished with mandarin orange slices.

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Maryland Lump Crab Cakes
1Mimic4me says:

I would like to try imitation crab meat instead. What would be the nutritional differences? Thanks! Dietitian comment: This change will decrease protein by 7 grms, decrease potassium by 190 mg, decrease phosphorus by 75 mg and increase sodium by 200 mg.

Apr. 10, 2015, 10:12 AM - Inappropriate review?
Maryland Lump Crab Cakes
dmottojr says:

As a Bawlmer born & raised this is the best Maryland crab cake recipe ever. HON!

Aug. 30, 2013, 6:14 AM - Inappropriate review?
Maryland Lump Crab Cakes
DevonTexas says:

I used this as the basis for my Salmon Cakes rather than crab. So far, so good. Added chopped onion and plenty of cayenne. Will sprinkle with paprika after cooking.

Oct. 18, 2012, 1:00 PM - Inappropriate review?
Maryland Lump Crab Cakes
MissyChef says:

I'm puzzled at the difference in protein content of this recipe compared to your other crabcake recipe. They both use 1# of crab and 1 egg. Moderator comment: Great question! I compared the analysis and the only difference is the type of crab meat. Crab cakes has 1 pound of snow crab meat and Maryland Lump Crab Cakes has 1 pound of lump backfin crab meat. Nine different types of crab meat in the database range from 4.15 to 6.72 grams of protein per ounce.

Mar. 25, 2012, 11:05 AM - Inappropriate review?
Maryland Lump Crab Cakes

Outstanding recipe for our crab cake, enjoy making and freezing for the winter.

Oct. 27, 2011, 5:15 AM - Inappropriate review?
Maryland Lump Crab Cakes
janchas says:

This is delicious and healthy

Sep. 24, 2011, 1:16 PM - Inappropriate review?

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