Crab Base


A paste base made from mid-Atlantic crabmeat. Prepared, this base has the pleasant flavor and aroma characteristic of a crab stock. This product is also available without monosodium glutamate (MSG).

Product Usage

Prepare an instant crab stock by dissolving product in water. A soup base makes an excellent foundation for creating or seasoning stocks and sauces. Use prepared stock to create home-style bisques, soups and chowders, to enhance pasta dishes, or to season stuffings. Contact RC Fine Foods for recipe ideas or suggested uses.


Product is packaged in resealable HDPE jars or reclosable pails. Each container has a lot code and "packed on" date.

Product NumberPackage SizeYield
13331 12/1 lb jars 5 gallons/pound
13333 6/1 lb jars
13335 15 lb pail

Product Storage

Refrigerate for best shelf life and flavor. May be frozen.

Shelf Life

1 month (non-refrigerated)
6 months (refrigerated)
May be frozen for longer shelf life.

Ingredient Statement

Crabmeat, salt, monosodium glutamate, maltodextrin, natural crab flavor (dextrin, salt, crab extract), onion powder, potato flour, garlic powder, spices, disodium inosinate and disodium guanylate.


Shellfish (crab).

Nutritional Information

Product prepared with water.

 PreparedPer 100 grams (base)
Weight or Serving Size ¾ tsp (6 g) – 1 cup 100 g
Calories 10 185
Calories from Fat 0 4
Total Fat 0 g 0.5 g
Saturated Fat 0 g 0.1 g
Trans Fat 0 g 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg 24.4 mg
Sodium 660 mg 11,640 mg
Total Carbohydrates 1 g 25.8 g
Dietary Fiber 0 g 0.5 g
Sugar 0 g 1.7 g
Protein 0 g 8.0 g
Vitamin A 0% 40.4 IU
Vitamin C 0% 2.0 mg
Calcium 0% 50.0 mg
Iron 0% 0.6 mg

For Percentages of Daily Values, please refer to RC Nutritional Information Formats.