Chinese Buffet Seafood Bake is a popular dish that is served at many Chinese Buffets all over, you can recreate this dish at home.
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Chinese Buffet Seafood Bake
Do you love Chinese Buffets? They serve up a lot of amazing dishes. One of the favorites that I have been asked to recreate is the seafood bake. This seafood bake is super easy. It has very simple ingredients in it.
Honestly, you can change the portions of the meat. I like to make mine with a large variety, but you could use just imitation crab meat if you like.
For my version, I use imitation crab and lobster, but I use real shrimp. If you like you can use only the crab as many restaurants use. Also if you desire you can add additional seasonings such as a touch of garlic powder or even some white pepper.
Does imitation crab taste like real crab?
Imitation crab is not real crab meat. It is a mixture of white fish. Often it is made with a blend of mild white fish like pollock, whiting, or haddock. It may contain a crab extract, it does contain coloring and a binder to shape it into miniature crab legs. While it does not taste exactly like crab, it is similar as it has a light flavor and a light texture. It is an economical alternative to more expensive crab meat.
Chinese Seafood Bake Ingredients
Here’s what you need to make this seafood casserole:
- Imitation crab meat
- Imitation lobster meat
- Green onions
- Mozzarella cheese
How to make a Chinese Seafood Delight Casserole
This recipe is so easy to make, you will simply stir up the ingredients together and place them in a casserole dish and pop them into the oven for about 30 minutes. So in just 30 minutes, you will have an amazing dinner for you and for your family.
How do you store seafood casserole?
It is important that your seafood delight casserole is stored in an air-tight container in your refrigerator. You should reheat this just long enough to warm the casserole in your microwave.
Can you freeze seafood casserole?
You can freeze this casserole for up to 3 months in your freezer. Be sure to seal it up very well. Defrost completely before reheating.
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- Cheese Rangoon
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Best Crab Recipes
Chinese Baked Lobster and Crab Casserole
- 12 ounces imitation crab meat
- 12 ounces imitation lobster meat
- 6 ounces shrimp
- 1 cup mayonnaise
- 2 tablespoons sliced green onions
- 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese
- Preheat the oven to 350°F.
- In a medium-sized bowl combine the imitation crab and lobster meat with the shrimp and mayonnaise. Stir well. Then fold in the sliced green onions.
- Transfer the mixture into a 1-quart baking dish sprayed with non-stick spray, top with the mozzarella, and bake for 25 to 30 minutes.