Save Recipe Print
Faux She-Crab Soup
Total:
30 min
Prep:
10 min
Cook:
20 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
30 min
Prep:
10 min
Cook:
20 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Melt the butter in large saucepan over low heat. Add the onion, celery and garlic and saute until the onions become translucent, about 4 to 5 minutes. Add freshly cracked white pepper and stir in the flour to make a light roux. Set the roux aside.

In another saucepan, over low heat, combine the clam juice and the half-and-half. Heat slowly until the mixture almost comes to a simmer.

Slowly whisk the clam juice mixture into the roux. Stir in the sherry and fold in the crabmeat. Add seafood seasoning, to taste. Slowly reheat the sauce. (DO NOT BOIL!) If necessary, add milk to desired consistency. This should be a thick soup, so go slow with the milk.

Ladle the soup into small serving bowls and top each with a dollop of masago. Grate fresh nutmeg on top and serve with crostini.

A viewer or guest of the show, who may not be a professional cook, provided this recipe. It has not been tested for home use.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Almost One-Pan Skillet Lasagna 02:21

Bev gets her kids involved in making this perfect weeknight dinner.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

7-Can Soup

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Parker's Split Pea Soup

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Pumpkin Soup

Recipe courtesy of Kerry Simon

Chicken Soup

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Cuban Black Bean Soup

Recipe courtesy of Alex Garcia

Cream of Fresh Tomato Soup

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Roasted Red-Pepper Soup

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Old Fashioned Chicken Soup

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.