Crab Louie Stuffed Chicken #SundaySupper

Crab Louie also known as Crab Louis is one of my favorite crab dishes. Traditional Crab Louis is made with Pacific Northwest Dungeness Crab. I use lump crabmeat and sometimes even special.
Chicken Stuffed Crab Louie
I usually make this as a salad and stuff a tomato with it. This week’s Sunday Supper invited us to stuff, roll and wrap our dinner contribution. The stuffed tomato version is a great lunch or brunch meal. I needed to kick it up a notch for dinner. Stuffed chicken sounded like a natural choice. Moist lump crabmeat in a slightly sweet and spicy sauce, cradled in a chicken breast and baked.
It turned out to be a great choice!
Fill breasts and tuck ends underneath, Add oil to baking dish. Place breasts stuffed side down. Season with salt, pepper and paprika. Sprinkle with onions.
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Chicken Crab Louie plate with wine

Thanks Amy from Kimchi Mom for hosting this event!

Crab Louie Stuffed Chicken #SundaySupper
 
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Ingredients
  • 2 4-ounce chicken breasts pounded flat (approximately ¼-inch thickness)
  • 1½ cups lump crabmeat
  • ¼ cup plus 1 Tbsp. diced green onions
  • ½ cup reduced-fat mayonnaise
  • ½ cup low fat sour cream or Greek yogurt
  • 1 Tablespoon chili sauce
  • ½ tsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • ½ tsp. lemon juice
  • ⅛ tsp. hot sauce or to taste, optional
  • ½ tsp. smoked sweet paprika
  • 2 Tablespoons olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 cups baby arugula (optional)
Instructions
  1. Combine mayo,sour cream, chili sauce, Worcestershire, lemon juice and ¼ cup onions. Fold in crabmeat.
  2. Fill breasts and tuck ends underneath, Add oil to baking dish. Place breasts stuffed side down. Season with salt, pepper and paprika. Sprinkle with onions.
  3. Bake at 350 until internal temperature of chicken reaches 160 about 20 minutes.
  4. Serve on a bed of arugula, over noodles or alone if you prefer.

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56 Responses to Crab Louie Stuffed Chicken #SundaySupper

  1. What a fantastic recipe… love the idea of crab louie inside a chicken breast!!
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  7. Crab Louie, gosh I haven’t had that in years! It’s a recipe I forgot about! So glad you reminded me! Your chicken looks amazing and it’s so creative!!
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  8. Wow Cindy. Yes you took it up a notch or 10. Love this recipe. Thanks for being my mentor. I hope I did it all right.
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  10. I absolutely love this idea and the photo of it paired with that nice glass of Rose. Great Spring recipe that I must try soon. Thanks for sharing.
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  16. Mmmm…crab is one of the few shell fish I like, so I love seeing crab recipes. This looks delicious Cindy!
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  19. Liz says:

    Oh, wow, what an elegant chicken dish!!! The filling sounds incredible. Perfect salad topper, too!
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  20. Ohhh, I saw this scroll on Facebook and the photo had me drooling. This looks soooo good!
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  21. Christy says:

    Great choice! Sounds so tasty and indulgent!
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  22. Bea says:

    This dish is absolutely amazing!!! Love that you used dungeness crab – it is Alena’s favorite :)
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  23. Tara says:

    This looks so good, what a great idea!! I will have to make this soon!!

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  25. Renee says:

    If you only knew how much I love crab. I think I could eat it every single day. Great inspiration to put it in chicken. It sure does elevate regular chicken to a whole new level.
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  26. This is a delicious way to dress up crab louie! Pinning because I HAVE to make this!
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  29. I can’t wait to try these. I’m stumbling and pinning because I need to make these.

  30. Cindy, I love crab in any way, shape or form so stuffing it inside a chicken breast is pretty brilliant, in my opinion. This looks amazing!
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  31. Stacy says:

    Oh, yum, Cindy! This looks absolutely wonderful. I love crab stuffing but I’ve never had it in chicken. You are brilliant!
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  32. My husband would LOVE this! Pinning right now to make for him!!
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  33. I never would have thought to stuff chicken with crab, but dang if it doesn’t sound amazing!!
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  34. Julie says:

    Can’t decide what I want to fill with this crab salad first!
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  36. It is a combination of crab and wonderful chicken, how gourmet :D
    Lovely!

    Cheers
    Choc Chip Uru
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  37. Sarah says:

    Oh I WISH I could eat crab!!! Surimi just isn’t the same… this looks to die for!
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  38. I’ve had Crab Louis sandwich out in SF, but I love the idea of stuffing chicken!
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  39. OMG, I absolutely HAVE to make this, it looks insane!! Pinning now!
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