Alaska Red King Crab Legs & Claws
Known for it's impressive size, unparalleled flavor, and premium quality, Alaska red king crab is harvested in a well managed, sustainable fishery that takes place in the Bering Sea each fall.
Crab connoisseurs can tell you that Alaska's cold waters produce notably sweet red king crab legs, which are prized in markets around the world.
A customer favorite here at FishEx, Alaska red king crab legs are known for their jumbo size and eye-catching festive red shells, which are full of succulent chunks of mildly-sweet crab meat.
Be sure to try your Alaska red king crab with our decadent White Truffle Butter. It will have you coming back for more!
We sell these premium crab legs by the pound; because the legs vary in weight we may use 1 or 2 partial pieces to fill your order.
*Note: King crab can be prone to breakage during shipping. As a policy - we do not pack broken pieces, and we do pack it carefully, but please be aware that FishEx is not responsible for any breakage that occurs during shipping.
20 lb CASE - Alaska Red King Crab Legs & Claws
Our red king crab legs are pre-cooked & flash-frozen. They are glazed and packaged in clear plastic bags for easy freezer storage.
Our frozen, king crab legs can be stored in your freezer for several months. To thaw king crab legs & claws, place them in the refrigerator a day prior to cooking. Rinse quickly under cold running water, to remove any lingering freezing brine. Left-over king crab should be kept under refrigeration and consumed within a couple of days.
2 pounds of king crab will serve 2 to 3 people easily when you're serving with additional entrees. If you're having a crab feast or are serving a group of crab lovers, 5 pounds would be good for 3 people. Usually around 1 1/2 per person is a good starting point.
King Crab is low in fat and calories, and is an excellent source of protein being much leaner than the same amount of beef. Additionally, King crab is rich in omega-3 fatty acids and contains no carbohydrates, saturated fats or trans fats. King crab legs are also nutrient-dense, making them a good source of vitamin C, folate, vitamin B12, as well as magnesium, phosphorus, selenium, zinc and copper.
Commercial Fishing Season (Available Fresh):
When king crab is caught and delivered to port, it is immediately graded & cooked, then quickly blast frozen to capture its quality. This commercial level of processing allows king crab to be kept frozen for long periods of time while maintaining it's premium quality.
Next Day Delivery:
Orders placed before 11am AKST (Mon - Thu) can be delivered as early as the next day.
Orders over $400 qualify for FREE shipping* (Most US cities qualify for FREE shipping. Rural zones & Hawaii receive a $39 credit to their shipping cost.)
You can choose your own delivery date during checkout to best fit your schedule.