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Crab Swiss Bites
source Christiana Mitchell
A never-fail appetizer and everything can be kept on the shelf or in the freezer for unexpected occasions. I often double the recipe, but then use three cans of crab...just a little richer.

Required Ingredients

CanCanned or cold-packed crab meat (drained and flaked)
Tablespoonsliced green onions
CupShredded Swiss Cheese
TeaspoonFresh Lemon Juice
¼TeaspoonCurry Powder
PackageButterflake Rolls/Biscuits (large package)
CanSliced Water Chestnuts

Preparation Instructions

  1. Combine the crab, green onions, cheese, lemon juice, curry powder and mayo in small bowl.
  2. Divide butterflake rolls into thin pieces (about ? inch or where it separates easily) and arrange on a cookie sheet.
  3. Put a spoonful of the crab mixture on each piece of dough and tip with a slice of water chestnut. Sprinkle with Paprika.
  4. Bake at 400 for 10-12 minutes (generally 10 is better)
  5. Makes about 50 appetizers which can be frozen after baking and reheated at 350 before serving.