How to Clean and Crack Dungeness Crab

Sometimes we get crabby when we have to work for our food, but with its sweet, tender innards, cracking a crab is well worth the workout. Make it a family activity, where everyone cracks their own crustacean, for a fun and fulfilling meal that's full of protein!

By Sandy Cordeiro

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Crab Prep Step 1

1. Place crab on a work surface, belly side up. Pull off triangular-shaped belly flap (aka apron); drain, if needed.

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