Dungeness Crab Fry Legs
- 1lb pack Dungeness Crab: FRY LEGS ONLY
- Fully Cooked & Picked
- Frozen & Vacuum-sealed
- Wild & Sustainably Caught in the USA
This is the very best of the best! We are thrilled to offer 1 pound packs of Dungeness Crab Fry Legs, also know as the merus meat of the crab leg. This section of the crab is highly prized for its meatiness and tenderness. It is considered the choicest part of the crab leg.
The merus is essentially the second section of the crab leg, following the claw. It is the thicker and larger part of the leg. The meat in the merus is sweet, delicate, and has a succulent texture, making it a favorite among seafood enthusiasts. Due to its size and meat quality, Dungeness crab merus is considered a delicacy and is highly sought after in the culinary world.
Offered in 1 pound, vacuum-sealed pack, the Dungeness crab Fry Legs are fully cooked, ready to thaw and eat! Enjoy the sweet, succulent flavor of wild Dungeness crab without the hassle and mess. Dungeness crab merus meat is known for its rich flavor and is often used in various dishes, such as crab cakes, crab salads, and as a premium addition to seafood pasta.
Our Dungeness crab is sustainably harvested from the icy waters of the Pacific Northwest. Dungeness crab are native to the west coast and prized among seafood lovers and chefs around the world.
One 1 pound bag of fry legs will feed 2-3 adults.
Storage & Preparation
How to store frozen Dungeness crab meat: Our crab meat should be kept frozen until you are ready to serve. It can be stored frozen for up to 12 months, but should be used within 6 months of purchase for the best flavor.
How to thaw frozen Dungeness crab meat: The safest way to thaw it is under refrigeration. Place the frozen package on a plate and thaw in the refrigerator for 6-8 hours, or overnight.
For a quick thaw method, place the frozen package of crab in a bowl of cold water for approximately 30 min.
Keep your crab refrigerated until you are ready to serve or prepare. We recommend consuming the crab within 2-3 days of thawing.
How to serve Dungeness crab: Visit Premier Catch Kitchen for hundreds of delicious Dungeness crab recipes and other seafood cooking directions!
We offer free nationwide shipping on all of our seafood! To keep the cost and carbon footprint low, there is a $125 order minimum.
We ship seafood on Mondays and Tuesdays, with Wednesdays reserved for nearby delivery addresses. To ensure delivery the same week, please place your order by Tuesday at 10am PST.
Your crab will be shipped via UPS 2-Day Air or 1-3 Day Ground, depending on your location. All of our frozen seafood is shipped with dry ice in an eco-friendly, insulated box.