Blue Crab Trading Soft Shell Crabs:
Our watermen have been perfecting the catch of soft crabs for over 20 years to ensure the crabs are harvested at the perfect time. Our Soft Shell Crabs are a superb delicacy delivered at the peak of freshness.
To ensure our soft crabs arrive in the best possible condition, we briefly flash freeze them.
Recommended Methods of Cooking:
Sautéing, deep frying or pan frying. Or make your own version of our world famous soft shell crab sandwich.
Depending on the time of year soft crabs will either ship dressed or not dressed. If they are not dressed please follow the 3 easy steps on the preparation guide to dress prior to cooking.
Sizes are given with each soft crab category as approximation. Sizes can vary by .5 to 1 inch in some cases.
This is due to cleaning process they shrimp as you clean the soft crab.
Blue Crab Trading Company carefully takes thewe clean all of our soft shell crabs for your conveince after the are measured and graded by size. The cleaning process of the soft shell crabs can cause the crab to shrink up to 1/2 inch in many cases. This is normal and the size was accurate before cleaning.
Soft Shells can naturally lose legs in the wild. We flash freeze our soft shell crabs to ensure safe shipping. Legs may also break off during shipping they can still be cooked and served with the soft shell crab.
Blue Crab Trading will not refund any orders or monetary amount for soft shell crabs that shrink during cleaning or that lose legs.