Cock (male) & Hen (female) crabs
Female (Hen) crabs are generally smaller than the Cock/male crab. We offer 1000 and 1400 gram crabs as total meat yields will be about 20-25%. So it doesn't make sense you picking smaller Hen crabs!
If you are ordering live crabs, please cook on the day of delivery and eat within 3 days. If you are ordering cooked crabs these should be consumed within 2 days and stored at 0-5 °C, if you choose to freeze please follow your freezer manufacturers instructions. Male crabs are freshly cooked to order within our factory. Only strong Crabs will be despatched live; upon receipt they should be cooked immediately. Weather, tides, seasonality and catch numbers can affect availability during December to May. Please note all items are sold as approximate and pre-cooked weight, some cook loss will occur. 2 sizes are available.
Latin name: Cancer pagurus. Source: Cornwall.
Allergen information: contains Crab Crustacean.
Nutritional Values per 100g White Meat: Energy 460kJ/110kcal; Fat 3.65g, of which Saturates 0.85g; Carbohydrate 1.0g, of which Sugars <0.1g; Protein 18.4g Salt 1.03g. Nutritional Values per 100g Brown Meat: Energy 536kJ/128kcal; Fat 6.7g, of which Saturates 1.5g; Carbohydrate 1.6g, of which Sugars <0.1g; Protein 15.3g Salt 1.2g.
Cook live crabs immediately on delivery and eat within 3 days. Only strong Crabs will be despatched live however we cannot guarantee survival and they are sent at the customers own risk.
When ordering cooked crabs store in a fridge and consume within 2 days. Follow your freezer manufacturer's instructions. All items are sold as approximate and pre-cooked weight, some cook loss will occur. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.