Hand Picked Brown Crab Meat
brown crabmeat

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Hand Picked Brown Crab Meat

From £7.80 Per Tub
Crab from the South West is the best in the world - we honestly believe it to be true! All the crab that we source is pot-caught around the clear blue waters off the Cornwall & Devon coast. The crab are then carefully cooked and painstakingly handpicked, to ensure we offer the finest quality end possible. This brown meat is picked from the top of the shell cavity and is robust and punchy. Perfect to add real depth to soups, sauces and stocks. * The Crab are pot-caught * Superior source of Omega 3 oils and high in selenium, vitamins and minerals * Delicious, and is both ready to eat and the perfect main ingredient for your favourite crab recipe **Supplied in 250g or 454g packs**

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Recipes & Cooking

Brown Crab meat works particularly well in crab cakes, bisques and sauces and is great value too. Or you could try Chef Stuart's favourite crab recipes: The Best Crab Sandwich in the World; and Crab Linguine. They are both simple, delicious and healthy! In both recipes he uses both delicate white crab meat and rich brown crab meat.
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Health & Nutrition

Did you know that crab meat is not only super delicious, but also super healthy. Both white and brown meat are superior sources of Omega 3 oils, containing 1,892mg of Omega 3 per 100g of meat! Crab is also one of the healthiest sources of protein, is particularly rich in Selenium which plays a key role in the human’s antioxidant defence system, and is a rich source of vitamins (particularly Vitamin B2) and minerals. Basically it is a superfood!
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Sustainability & Provenance

Cornish Brown Crab stocks are healthy, and all of the crab that we source is pot-caught, which is one of the most sustainable methods of fishing. It is both low impact and very selective, and it allows for undersized and berried females to be returned to the water unharmed. [Read more](https://www.fishforthought.co.uk/blog/sustainable-cornish-crab)

Customer reviews

Dear FFT, you have a new fan!

Thank you. Had two orders last week. One for me and the other was a birthday present for my cousin Pamela. She called me to tell me that the crab was the sweetest most succulent she had ever eaten! Phoned the next day to say the same about the kippers and  then sent pictures on Facebook to show the fish which she had cooked with  black butter!

Keith Brown, Essex

Top marks!

You are probably aware that I am in receipt of my fish order from you. Really impressed by the way everything was beautifully packed. Looking forward to sampling the Dressed Crab and Cocktail Claws, and of course the Provencal Fish Stew. Thank you.

Agnes Mahoney, Essex


Delighted to receive our combination box on time and it is always exciting to open it and to plan a few menus using the delicious sauces. Homemade fish pie tonight! Delighted to see that you are moving towards ready cooked meals and the crab bake was great for lunch for a single person. We will be repeating that order and I would have thought there was a big market for you in these products, particularly single portions for OAPs who want something to pop into the Aga. Freezer well stocked now!

Alan, Surrey