NY Deli style Crab Salad

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"A deli favorite in New York. Great with a tossed salad or as a sandwich filling. The garlic powder is the secret ingredient"
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30 6 servings
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  1. In a bowl break up crab in shreds leaving some pieces larger than others for texture. Sprinkle crab meat with pepper and garlic powder. Add celery and onion and stir to mix. Add mayonnaise and a pinch of salt. Stir. Refrigerate until cold.


This is my go to recipe.I would not change a thing. It is ab fab with a nice tossed salad on a hot day.