Prepare time: 5 min
Cook: 1 hour and 40 min
Ready in: 1 hour and 45 min

Have you ever tried to eat potatoes with crab fillings inside? If not, then it is highly recommended for you to try this simple and easy recipe at home. Not only for dinner or lunch, but you can also serve this for other big events, like Christmas Eve since it is pretty simple to make and tastes so flavorful. Now, prepare the ingredients below and copy the steps as well.

How to make Crab Stuffed Baked Potatoes

Follow the recipe written below for the complete instructions of cooking the Crab Stuffed Baked Potatoes that you can serve for up to 8 serving portions.

Ingredients:

  • Eight medium-sized of red potatoes
  • 8 ounces of softened cream cheese
  • 200 ml of sour cream
  • One garlic clove, minced
  • 15 gr of Italian seasoning
  • Salt and ground black pepper to season
  • 8 ounces of chopped crab meat
  • Four green onions sliced the green parts only
  • 200 gr of shredded mozzarella cheese

Directions:

1Heat an oven over 350 Fahrenheit-degree or 180 celsius-degree, then put the rack in the middle of the oven. Next, with a stiff brush, scrub the skin of the potatoes and rinse with cool water. Using a clean towel, dry the scrubbed potatoes while removing the bruises and discolored spots.

2Add the oil for each potato and sprinkle with salt. Here, you can use your hands to coat the potatoes with oil and salt evenly. Then, prick the potatoes for several times with a fork, or you may use a sharp knife. Don’t forget to wrap each potato with foil parchment.

3On a cookie sheet, assemble the foiled potatoes then put it in the oven. Bake the potatoes for around 45 until 60 minutes. After they are done, remove the potatoes and let them sit for a while. To use the time, you can prepare for other remaining ingredients.

4In a medium bowl, put the cream cheese, sour cream, Italian seasoning and minced garlic. Add also salt and pepper as the seasonings. Combine these ingredients with crab meat, mozzarella cheese, chopped green onion. Then, don’t forget to stir and mix them well.

5Make the potato sit flat on top of the baking sheet and scoop the potato out and left the wall around the potato to be filled with the mixture. After they have been filled, then bake them in the oven over 350 Fahrenheit-degree or 180 celsius-degree for around 30 minutes until you can see the filling bubbles. In the end, give fresh parsley or green onion as the garnish.

This dish is best to serve for a family dinner or a light lunch. You just need to serve this with freshly sautéed vaggies and green salad, and then you can have a nice and delicious meal.