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Where can I find some live blue crabs?

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RedChillie Aug 20, 2009 09:37 AM

for whatever reason, I have a craving and it needs to be satisfied. Anyone know where I can buy live blue crabs? want to steam and dig into some at home.

  1. r
    RedChillie Aug 24, 2009 06:47 AM

    thank you all!! craving successfully satisfied. not much roe in these crabs though but love the sweet meat.

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      Zatan Aug 22, 2009 03:11 PM

      Saw them at Super 88 in Allston today,l $3.99/lb.

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      1. re: Zatan
        StriperGuy Aug 26, 2009 08:05 AM

        They still had them yesterday.

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        coffee1004 Aug 22, 2009 08:15 AM

        i have seen them at Reliable market in Union Sq and Super88. I would call them before I go, in case they may run out of it.

        1. opinionatedchef Aug 20, 2009 11:06 AM

          try calling courthouse seafood- the market- in camb., or go to a chinatown market.other CHs will chip in i'm sure.

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          1. re: opinionatedchef
            franksnbeans Aug 24, 2009 06:18 AM

            Was just there Saturday and they had them. Live and kicking, both hardshell and soft.

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