Tex Mex Crab Cakes Recipe

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Tex Mex Crab Cakes have a great kick from spice and jalapeño. One fantastic appetizer!


  • 8 ounces fresh lump crab meat
  • 1/3 cup diced red bell pepper
  • 3 green onions, diced
  • 1 tablespoon chopped cilantro
  • 1/2 jalapeño, seeded and diced
  • 3/4 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • juice from half a lemon
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/3 cup ritz crackers, heaping, crushed
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil, or canola oil


  1. In a medium mixing bowl add the crab meat, diced bell pepper, diced onion, chopped cilantro, and diced jalapeno. Stir to combine. Add in...
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Tex Mex Crab Cakes Recipe

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Serene Herrera
Tex Mex
Party Food
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12 Servings
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