Lime, ginger & crab spring rolls recipe

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Lime, ginger & crab spring rolls recipe
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Preparation Time1 hours cooling
Cooking Time3 mins -4

Zingy, oriental crab spring rolls - a perfect snack or a dinner party starter


  • 200g (7oz) crab meat, drained
  • 1-2tsp ground ginger
  • 1-2tsp coriander leaf
  • Zest of 1 lime
  • 1 packet spring roll wraps or pastry
  • 1 egg yolk or water
  • Oil for deep frying




  1. Blend the crab meat, ground ginger, coriander leaf and lime zest.
  2. Open out a spring roll wrap and brush with egg yolk or water.
  3. Spread 1tbs crab mixture over the wrap, fold in the two sides and roll up, sealing the
  4. edges with egg yolk or water.
  5. Repeat with the remaining crab mixture and spring roll wraps. Refrigerate for at least one hr.
  6. Deep fry the spring rolls in oil for 3-4 mins, until golden brown and crispy all over.
  7. Delicious served with sweet chilli sauce.

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