You are in the Low Country, Hilton Head South Carolina, where the specialty is seafood, specifically Blue Crab. Blue crabs in South Carolina are not only abundant and easy to catch, but they are also easy to cook! Everyone in the Carolinas love blue crab, they have a firm texture and fabulous flavor.
Don’t know how to catch them? All you need is a bucket, a crab net, a bail of sturdy strong string, a sinker weight, and some chicken necks. Now you are ready. Don’t know how to cook them? Here is a favorite, delicious and easy Blue Crab recipe from Auston Chase Apartments.
Carolina Blue Crab Imperial
- 1 lb blue crab meat
- 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
- 1 egg, beaten
- 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
- 6 crackers, crushed
If you don’t want to cook the crab in your apartment in Ridgeland, SC, grab the family and head on down to the Annual Blues Crab Boil at the Salty Dog at South Beach Marina Village on Hilton Head Island. Where there is live blue crab and local blues music by The Fletcher Trio from 4 - 8 pm outside on the deck with kid’s fun and games with Jake the Salty Dog.