*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                 Crabmeat Stuffed Jalapenos (Texas Popcorn)
 
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Appetizers
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1       lb           Flaked Crabmeat
    1       cn           Jalapeno Peppers
                         (1 lb & 11 oz)
    2       tb           Green Pepper -- fine chopped
    2       tb           Onions -- finely chopped
    2       tb           Dill Pickle -- finely chopped
      1/4   c            Cracker Meal
    1                    Egg -- beaten
      1/4   ts           Salt
      1/4   ts           Black Pepper
      1/8   ts           Cayenne Pepper
    1                    Garlic clove -- minced
      1/4   c            Milk
                         Breading Mixture *
 
   *  See recipe below.                                      
                                                             
   Cut peppers in half lengthwise. Discard pulp and seeds    
   and rinse carefully. In a large mixing bowl, combine      
   remaining ingredients, except breading mixture. Stuff     
   pepper halves with crab mixture and press stuffing        
   around pepper. Set peppers aside.                         
                                                             
   To prepare breading mixture: Place 2 cups cracker meal    
   in a flat pan. In a separate pan, mix 1 cup mils, 2       
   eggs and 1/4 teaspoon each salt and pepper. Dip           
   peppers in egg mixture, then in cracker meal. Repeat      
   procedure.                                                
   Deep fry at 365 degrees (F) until golden brown. Drain     
   on paper towels. Makes 30 hors d'oeuvres.                 
                                                             
 
 
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