Crab Rangoon III

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Crabmeat and cream cheese wontons make excellent appetizers. Leave out the water chestnuts, if desired. Serve with your favorite Asian-style dipping sauces.

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Prep Time:
25 mins
Cook Time:
20 mins
Total Time:
45 mins
Servings:
15
Yield:
15 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 quart oil for deep frying

  • 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened

  • 2 (6 ounce) cans crabmeat, drained and flaked

  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder

  • ¼ teaspoon paprika

  • 2 tablespoons water chestnuts, drained and chopped

  • 1 (14 ounce) package wonton wrappers

Directions

  1. In a large, heavy sauce pan heat oil to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).

  2. In a medium bowl, mix cream cheese, crabmeat, garlic powder, paprika and water chestnuts.

  3. Place approximately 1 teaspoon of the cream cheese mixture in the center of wonton wrappers. Moisten wrapper edges with water, fold over the mixture and pinch to seal.

  4. In small batches, fry the wontons 3 to 5 minutes, or until golden brown.

Editor's Note

We have determined the nutritional value of oil for frying based on a retention value of 10% after cooking. The exact amount may vary depending on cook time and temperature, ingredient density, and the specific type of oil used.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

203 Calories
12g Fat
16g Carbs
8g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 15
Calories 203
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 12g 15%
Saturated Fat 4g 21%
Cholesterol 39mg 13%
Sodium 268mg 12%
Total Carbohydrate 16g 6%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Total Sugars 0g
Protein 8g
Vitamin C 1mg 4%
Calcium 47mg 4%
Iron 1mg 7%
Potassium 126mg 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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