Best Dungeness Crab Sauce

– 1/2 cup unsalted butter – 1  large red onion, chopped – 1  tablespoon garlic, chopped – 1  tablespoon paprika – 1  lemon juice of 1 lemon, remove the seed – 1-2 teaspoons cajun seasoning I use ( Slap your Mama brand) add more if needed. – 1  bunch cilantro – 3 stems green onion

crab sauce ingredients

Melt the butter in medium-high heat and saute' the garlic and onion. Add in the crab boil content. Add the crabs and season with the cajun seasoning, paprika. Cover turn heat to low and let the sauce absorb the crab meat. Sprinkle with lemon juice and garnish with cilantro and green onion. Turn off the heat and serve.

how to make the sauce

Cook the crab  stove top  or in the instant pot

– Clean the crab and make sure it's clear of impurities. I listed how to clean it thoroughly above, but you can just wash the crabs with water to remove sand and seaweeds. Then go to the next step. – Place the inner pot in the Instant Pot base. Add in two cups of water. – Arrange the crabs in the inner pot make sure that the crabs are crisscrossed to each other. – Cover with pressure cooker lid and push the pressure cooker button. Set the pressure on HI and set the timer to 8 minutes.Quick Release when done.

how to cook crabs in the instant pot

it's the  best !!!