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Imitation Crab Linguine Recipe

If you need a simple and quick recipe, make imitation crab linguine.
Imitation Crab Linguine Recipe

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If you need a simple and quick recipe, make imitation crab linguine. It's an easy pasta dish to throw together: just chop up the meat into a cheese sauce and serve. 

Ingredients

  • 1 package linguine pasta
  • 1/2 Cup water
  • 1/2 Cup onion, diced
  • 1/4 Cup butter
  • 2 Tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/2 Teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 Teaspoon dried parsley
  • 1 Teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 twelve-ounce package imitation crabmeat, diced
  • 1 Cup whipping cream
  • 1/2 Cup mozzarella cheese

Directions

Cook the pasta two minutes less that packaged directions then drain.

Bring water, onion, butter, lemon juice, garlic powder, oregano, and pepper to a boil in a pot over medium-high heat. After it begins to boil reduce heat to medium-low. Add the imitation crabmeat and cook for 2 minutes. Stir in the whipping cream and mozzarella cheese until combined.

Pour pasta into cream sauce and combine. Serve. 

Nutritional Facts
Servings4
Calories Per Serving640
Total Fat35g54%
Sugar5gN/A
Saturated21g100%
Cholesterol192mg64%
Protein28g57%
Carbs53g18%
Vitamin A292µg32%
Vitamin B123µg51%
Vitamin B60.3mg14.2%
Vitamin C7mg12%
Vitamin D0.6µg0.2%
Vitamin E3mg13%
Vitamin K5µg6%
Calcium225mg23%
Fiber3g10%
Folate (food)64µgN/A
Folate equivalent (total)64µg16%
Iron1mg8%
Magnesium76mg19%
Monounsaturated10gN/A
Niacin (B3)4mg18%
Phosphorus426mg61%
Polyunsaturated2gN/A
Potassium485mg14%
Riboflavin (B2)0.2mg14.4%
Sodium607mg25%
Thiamin (B1)0.1mg7.2%
Trans0.5gN/A
Zinc5mg31%