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Dungeness Crab

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2019-2020 Dungeness crab in the Bay Area

Sushi Monster
by Sushi Monster 2 months ago

It's that time again. Anyone seeing crab at R99? Report in! Supposedly Safeway and Lucky are saying by the end of the week. But that's for cooked crab.

Best Dungeness Crab Meal

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by honeybrook_99 23 days ago

Hi all- we will be visiting in early July- is fresh dungeness still available? Where is the best place to experience it? TIA.

Seafood Market Canned Crabmeat

janetms383
by janetms383 22 days ago

I went to a well regarded Seafood market and restaurant to get a pound of Dungeness crab. I was disappointed when I looked in the case and the bin was empty. I said to the monger, “oh, you’re out o...

Best Dungeness Crab Meal

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by honeybrook_99 23 days ago

Hi all- we will be visiting in early July- is fresh dungeness still available? Where is the best place to experience it? TIA.

Roast Crab Recommendations (with garlic noodles or black bean sauce)

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by DavidT 1 month ago

Some friends from the east coast are visiting next week. I would like to take them out for roast Dungeness crab in San Francisco while they are here. Any current recommendations?

Factors affecting dungeness crab flavor? [moved from San Francisco board]

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by humblenommer 7 years ago

I'm in no way well-versed in this topic but I've noticed that crab to crab, the flavor and texture can be quite noticeably different. Mostly richness/depth of flavor and texture (I'm referring to ...

Purchase, transport & killing live Dungeness crab?

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by Auggiedog 1 year ago

Hi! Haven’t been on Chowhound for more than a decade since first moving to Bay Area. Chowhound sure looks different :-) I live part-time in Oakland, part-time in foothills near Yosemite. I want to ...

Ode to Melanie Wong

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by Kit H. 19 years ago

Well, not exactly an ode..but many thanks for wetting my appetite for dungeness crabs. I munched through more than half of one this evening. I had forgotten how succulent and sweet the meat is. ...

Ginochio's Kitchen | Bodega Bay - Sonoma County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Last year during Christmas week, I headed to the Sonoma Coast for bivalves. I was also interested in trying the crab sandwich at Gourmet Au Bay. But it was not available and I stepped over to its ...

Need new crab boat referral in Princeton CA

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by cyssf 2 months ago

I so miss Penny and Bill on the Cricket. I use to be able to call ahead of time, order my crabs, and then be assured that on the arranged day of pickup I would have perfect crabs (with all legs), ...

Lantern Festival Dinner at Royal Feast in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Another late post to fill in the banquet menu picture . . . two weeks after this initial Chinese New Year dinner at Royal Feast, https://www.chowhound.com/post/goodbye-monkey-rooster-chinese-year-b...

Armistice Day Dinner at Royal Feast in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Last month a family member asked me to help her order from Chef Liu. I told her the best way was to just give him a budget, a couple days notice, and let him cook for us. Despite my 16+ year hi...

California crab fishermen are testing “ropeless” gear to save whales—and themselves

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

In April, crab fishermen and consumers were taken by surprise when the Dungeness crab season closed two months early due to a lawsuit and settlement over whale entanglements. https://www.chowhound...

Aluminum pot is stained from boiling crab

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by laminatedbunny 7 months ago

I boiled a crab in an aluminum pot and now the sides of the pot are stained with a dark grime residue that I can't clean off. Why did that happen and is it still safe to use? What can I do to preve...

Golden Crab House | Outer Sunset - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

Golden Crab House is the new offshoot of the popular PPQ Dungeness Island. When we were there on a Friday night in late March, the soft opening was in its third month. Eyeing the three large ta...

Chef Change at Yum's Bistro in Fremont

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

Over the last decade, some of the finest Hong Kong/Cantonese meals I've enjoyed have been prepared by Chef Bosun Yum at Yum's Bistro in Fremont https://www.chowhound.com/post/chowdown-report-chin...

AYCE Crab Feed, Feb 2, A.F.D.E.S Portuguese Hall Salinas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

February 2, 2019 @ 5:30 PM 4:30 PM Take-Out ---------------------------------------------------------- $60 ALL YOU CAN EAT... crab, shrimp, salad, garlic bread, wine, soda Music and dan...

Need a new source of crabs in Pillar Point

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by cyssf 1 year ago

I discovered Bill and Penny on the Cricket crabbing boat from an old Chowhound thread. They were great. You could call ahead of time and reserve crabs so even when crabs were scarce you would be ...