Northwest Crab and Halibut Balls


  • 2 lbs crab meat
  • 2 lbs halibut
  • 2 Tbs coriander
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 Tbs butter
  • 2 Tsp garlic, chopped
  • 4 oz Dijon Mustard
  • 4 oz lime juice
  • 2 oz Red Chair NWPA
  • 2 Tsp fennel seed
  • 1 C panko
  • 2 Tsp ground mustard seed
  • 1 Tsp salt 1/2 Tsp black pepper 1/2 bunch cilantro


Season halibut with coriander and place in pre-heated oven at 350 to roast off for 15 minutes. Allow halibut to cool and then break apart and mix with crab meat.

While halibut is cooling, mix together all other ingredients in a bowl. Mix in crab and halibut. Portion off into desired round ball size.

Cook in a saute pan with olive oil until lightly browned on all sides and serve with a spicy tartar sauce.

Serve with a pint of Red Chair NWPA!

Serves 6