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Maryland Steamed Blue Crabs

Ingredients

1 cup Old Bay seasoning
3 cups white vinegar
1/4 cup black pepper
3 cups beer
3 dozen live Maryland blue crabs

This is the Maryland way.

Directions:

  • Add the beer and vinegar to a large stock pot with a rack and tight fitting lid
  • Add the crabs in layers and season each layer with black pepper and Old Bay seasoning.
  • Bring the beer and vinegar to a boil and steam the crabs for 20-30 minutes.
  • Serve hot.

Servings

3

Prep

5 min

Cook

20 min

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Skill Level

Easy