Watercress and Crab Salad Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Watercress and Crab Salad Recipe
  • READY IN 15 mins

Watercress and Crab Salad

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"This is a very fresh and delicious salad combining watercress and imitation crab in a light vinaigrette dressing."

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Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings
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Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine the watercress, imitation crabmeat, celery, green onion, and tomato. In a separate bowl, whisk together the olive oil, vinegar, basil, salt, and pepper. Pour over the watercress mixture, and toss to coat evenly. Serve immediately.
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  • PREP 15 mins
  • READY IN 15 mins
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Apr 03, 2005

Very light and tasty. I didn't change anything. Just added lime slices.

 
Mar 30, 2008

This salad is great for a light dinner on a summer night. The only thing I added was red pepper flakes to give it a little "kick". I would defiently make it again.

 

5 Ratings

Jan 20, 2008

I thought I had imitation crabmeat in the freezer, but it turns out I had run out, so I substituted some Japanese fish cake sliced thin and halved. I also eyeballed the ingredient amounts rather than measuring everything out. It turned out delicious. Next time I'll try it with jumbo lump crab meat!

 
Jul 02, 2010

Husband didn't care for it very much. I didn't mind it, but it might have been because I added a variety of greenage.

 
Sep 28, 2009

This was a fast, tasty, healthy lunch. I made it with canned chicken of the sea pink salmon and it tasted very good and refreshing. I will make this again.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 170 kcal
  • 9%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 8.5 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol
  • 8 mg
  • 3%
  • Fat
  • 13.8 g
  • 21%
  • Fiber
  • 1 g
  • 4%
  • Protein
  • 4 g
  • 8%
  • Sodium
  • 466 mg
  • 19%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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