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Alaskan Snow Crab (Opilio)

  • Sweet, premium cold-water crab.
  • Average size: 1/2 lb per cluster.
  • Great for crab feeds, events, & large gatherings.

Availability: In stock

$19.95 lb

Smaller than their huge cousins, (red king crab), but HUGE in flavor- our Opilio snow crab is notably sweet, with delicate, snow-white meat. A great Alaskan crab - with pure flavor, at a reasonable cost!

Opilio snow crab makes a spectacular presentation for large gatherings. This affordable crab is sure to please your family and friends.

*Note: Snow crab can be prone to breakage during shipping. As a policy - we do not pack broken pieces, and we do pack it carefully, but please be aware that we are not responsible for any breakage that occurs during shipping.

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Name Alaskan Snow Crab (Opilio)
Product Bullet 1 Sweet, premium cold-water crab.
Product Bullet 2 Average size: 1/2 lb per cluster.
Product Bullet 3 Great for crab feeds, events, & large gatherings.
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Price Unit lb
List Unit lb
Grid Unit lb
Qty Units Lbs
Brand FishEx Seafoods
Type Crab - Snow (Opilio)
Prepared State Frozen - Cooked
Fresh Availability Dates No
Size No
Cut Clusters, Legs & Claws
Flavor No
Richness No
Region Alaska
Fishing Grounds No
Fishing Method No
Harvest Method Wild-Caught
Health Benefits No
By Use Entrees
By Occasoin No
By Gender No
Cooking Method Boil, Steam
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DPI Nutrition
Serving Size: 100 grams
Calories
95
Protein
20 g
Fat
1.3 g
Saturated Fat
0.2 g
Sodium
572 mg
Cholesterol
59 mg
Iron
2.1 g
DPI Freezing
Storing - Frozen snow crab can be kept in a freezer for several months due to it's protective water glaze.
Thawing - To thaw snow crab, place it in the refrigerator a day prior to cooking. The sealed packages can also be ran under cold water to speed this up considerably. Left-over snow crab should be kept under refrigeration and used within a couple of days.
DPI Packaging
Packaging - Our Opilio snow crab leg clusters average about 1/2 pound each. A 5 pound box would yield around 10 clusters. Our snow crab legs are pre-cooked, then flash-frozen in cluster form and packaged in clear plastic bags for easy freezer storage.
How Much to Order - 3 pounds of snow crab will serve 2 to 3 people easily if you're serving with additional entrees. If you're having a crab feast or are serving a group of crab lovers, 1 & 1/2 pounds per person would be a good start.

DPI Health
Snow crab is low in fat and calories, yet high in protein, vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium and iron.

It is also a good source of Folate and Magnesium, and a very good source of Vitamin B12, Phosphorus, Zinc, Copper and Selenium.

On the other hand, snow crab is very high in cholesterol and sodium.
DPI Fishing Grounds
DPI Fishing Seasons
FISHING SEASON (Available Fresh)
AVAILABILITY (Frozen)
Alaska's main commercial fishery for Snow crab starts in January and generally last for several months. It is considered one of the harshest crab fisheries due to the winter months that it takes place in.
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Nutritional Info
Serving Size: 100 grams
Calories
95
Protein
20 g
Fat
1.3 g
Saturated Fat
0.2 g
Sodium
572 mg
Cholesterol
59 mg
Iron
2.1 g
Freezing, Storing and Thawing
Storing - Frozen snow crab can be kept in a freezer for several months due to it's protective water glaze.
Thawing - To thaw snow crab, place it in the refrigerator a day prior to cooking. The sealed packages can also be ran under cold water to speed this up considerably. Left-over snow crab should be kept under refrigeration and used within a couple of days.
Packaging & Portion Sizes
Packaging - Our Opilio snow crab leg clusters average about 1/2 pound each. A 5 pound box would yield around 10 clusters. Our snow crab legs are pre-cooked, then flash-frozen in cluster form and packaged in clear plastic bags for easy freezer storage.
How Much to Order - 3 pounds of snow crab will serve 2 to 3 people easily if you're serving with additional entrees. If you're having a crab feast or are serving a group of crab lovers, 1 & 1/2 pounds per person would be a good start.


Health Benefits
Snow crab is low in fat and calories, yet high in protein, vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium and iron.

It is also a good source of Folate and Magnesium, and a very good source of Vitamin B12, Phosphorus, Zinc, Copper and Selenium.

On the other hand, snow crab is very high in cholesterol and sodium.
Fishing Grounds
Fishing Seasons & Availability
FISHING SEASON (Available Fresh)
AVAILABILITY (Frozen)
Alaska's main commercial fishery for Snow crab starts in January and generally last for several months. It is considered one of the harshest crab fisheries due to the winter months that it takes place in.
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