If you go to a seafood restaurant, one of the most delectable items in the menu is snow crab. Seeing a delicious plate of snow crab legs will not leave you for a moment asking how fishermen were able to catch such types of sea creatures. They have to take risks especially since these crabs have sharp claws that can tear up your flesh. It takes hard work to bind them all up and deliver them to restaurants so that you can have a delectable meal.
Eating snow crab legs is indeed a challenging thing to do. If you bring a date to a restaurant and you order snow crab legs, you are putting yourself in a tough situation especially if you have not eaten snow crab legs before. If you are on a date in a seafood restaurant, make sure that you know how to eat snow crab legs properly if you are going to order it, so that you can make a good first impression with your guest.
Thankfully, eating snow crab legs is not difficult. There is a right tool to crack open crab legs and this is not difficult to do. You just need a nutcracker or any tool that can crack the snow crab leg’s shell. Just this tool will make eating snow crab legs easy.
If you eat crabs in any seafood restaurant, you will be provided with this cracker. Investing in a shell cracker will ensure that you can eat your snow crab leg properly in the restaurant and even in your home, any time you want. You can buy these crackers in home stores. Go to the kitchen section where they sell kitchen tools and you will be able to find one.
An important tip to remember is not to eat the snow crab when it is still very hot but let it cool down a bit first. You can handle it easily when cooled. To collect the meat, open the crab shell with your hand and cracker. Open the part where the claw is with the cracker, then snap it open. Thin legs do not need a cracker. You can use your hands to break them open. When the snow crab legs are cracked open, the delightful meats will get exposed and you can simply take them out with your fork and eat them to your heart’s delight.
You make a dip to eat with steamed snow crabs. You can make a sauce for it, which some restaurants do. Ideally, one eats crab meat with rice or salad, but there are some who would prefer to it is plain. There are no rights or wrongs in eating snow crab, just eat it with delight. So now that you know how to eat snow crab legs, you can eat it as much as you want, or as budget permits.