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Alaskan King Crab, About 8lbs Whole Fresh Crab

Weight 8 pounds
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Include Delightful coral-streaked crab meat

Original price was: $550.00.Current price is: $499.00.

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  • You’re in for a real treat with our King Crab! Our crabs are shipped directly from live tanks on the West Coast, so you can be sure that you’re getting the freshest and highest quality crab possible.
  • The legs and claws of a 7-8 pound crab yield 2 pounds of delicious coral-streaked crab meat, making it the perfect addition to any meal.
  • We take great care to manage the harvest of this scarce crab in order to preserve this natural resource for future generations.
  • While King Crab Legs are definitely a treat, you’ll never experience the peak of crab deliciousness until you’ve cooked live King Crab.
  • We do our best to keep the crabs alive in transit, but we cannot guarantee live delivery.
  • 4-6 Servings in a 8 lb live king crab.
  • However, if you cook the crabs within 24 hours of receiving them, they’ll still be perfectly fine to eat and you won’t be able to tell the difference.
  • Wild-caught and chosen for taste, texture, and quality
  • Order your King Crab today and experience the delicious taste of fresh, high-quality crab in your own home!
How do I cook a live King Crab?
Cooking a live King Crab is fairly straightforward. You can boil, steam, or bake it. Here’s a simple method: Bring a large pot of water to a boil, add salt and any desired seasonings, then carefully lower the live crab into the water. Boil for about 10-12 minutes per pound. Once cooked, let it cool slightly before cracking and enjoying the delicious meat inside.
Freshness can be determined by several factors. Look for lively movement in the crab’s legs and claws, a strong ocean smell, and vibrant coloration. Fresh crab should also feel heavy for its size and have firm, unbroken shells.
An 8 lb live King Crab typically yields around 4-6 servings, depending on portion sizes and appetites.
Yes, you can freeze cooked King Crab for later consumption. Ensure it’s properly wrapped to prevent freezer burn, and use within a few months for the best quality.
While specialized crab crackers can make the task easier, you can also use kitchen shears, nutcrackers, or even a hammer wrapped in a towel to crack open the shells.
It’s best to cook the live King Crab as soon as possible after receiving it. However, if kept refrigerated, it can remain alive for a day or two before cooking without sacrificing quality.
Some connoisseurs argue that cooking a crab live preserves its natural flavors better, resulting in a slightly sweeter and fresher taste compared to pre-cooked crab. However, both options can be delicious when prepared properly.
Yes, we ship live King Crab directly from our tanks on the West Coast to ensure maximum freshness. However, please note that while we take great care to keep the crabs alive in transit, we cannot guarantee live delivery.
Weight 8 lbs

10 reviews for Alaskan King Crab, About 8lbs Whole Fresh Crab

  1. Sarah M

    I ordered the Alaskan King Crab and was amazed by the quality. The crab arrived fresh and the meat was tender and delicious. Free overnight shipping was a fantastic bonus. Highly recommend!

  2. John P

    What an incredible experience! The Alaskan King Crab arrived perfectly fresh and the coral-streaked meat was a delight to the senses. The 8-pound crab was enough for our whole family. Free overnight shipping sealed the deal. Will order again for sure!

  3. Emily R

    I couldn’t be happier with my purchase of the Alaskan King Crab. The crab was huge, fresh, and bursting with flavor. The free overnight shipping ensured it arrived in perfect condition. The coral-streaked meat was a real treat. A must-buy for seafood lovers!

  4. Michael T

    The King Crab exceeded my expectations. It arrived fresh, thanks to the free overnight shipping. The meat was succulent and the coral streaks added a beautiful touch. This 8-pound crab was the star of our dinner party. Highly recommended!

  5. Linda K

    Absolutely fantastic! The Alaskan King Crab arrived overnight and was incredibly fresh. The meat was flavorful and the coral streaks made it look as good as it tasted. Perfect for a special occasion. Will definitely be ordering again.

  6. David H

    Best crab I’ve ever had! The meat was fresh and succulent. Free shipping was a nice bonus. Will order again!

  7. Karen W

    Unbelievably fresh and tasty! The 8-pound crab was perfect for our family gathering. Loved the coral-streaked meat. Highly recommend!

  8. James C

    Amazing! The crab arrived quickly and was incredibly fresh. The flavor was unbeatable. Perfect for our seafood feast.

  9. Lisa F

    Absolutely delicious! The Alaskan King Crab arrived fresh and the meat was so tender. Great value for the price!

  10. Brian S

    So fresh and delicious. Perfect for our special dinner. Will buy again!

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Toni Hood
June 16, 2024

The steamers were big Father’s Day hit today!!!

I love there lobster,clams , Haddock and last deep sea scallops. There service and working together is perfect. They helped me find an order that the mail man hid on me. They have helped me get just what I want and I love that the products come in just as they promise with next day ordering. Fresh clean and packed just right even for the South Carolina heat index . No spoilage. This last order I asked not to have it frozen so I could repack it. It still came in fresh and was able to repack in the size I can eat! Thank you for your great service for going beyond what you needed to do! I appreciate your kindness. Sorry ate the lobster meat it was so delicious. Taste just like it came fresh out of the sea

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Nick Crim
June 15, 2024

Lobster meat came fresh and ready to eat. All pieces were a good size and perfect for lobster rolls. Will defiantly buy again A+

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live king crabAlaskan King Crab, About 8lbs Whole Fresh Crab
Original price was: $550.00.Current price is: $499.00.