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What Is Imitation Crab Meat Actually Made Of?

Considering it's got the word "imitation" in it, you really shouldn't be too shocked to find that imitation crab is far from the real thing. And yeah, that tightly packed red-and-white stuff you'll find displayed in the seafood section of the grocery store may resemble crab, but it's obviously not really made of crab at all.

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What Is Imitation Crab Meat Actually Made Of?

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    What Is Imitation Crab Meat Actually Made Of?

    What Is Imitation Crab Meat Actually Made Of?

    mashed.com - Courtney Giardina

    While you won't find any crab meat in the imitation crab, you will find seafood — imitation crab is made up of a paste called surimi, which is basically processed, mashed-up fish. It's usually a combination...

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