Add crab legs to boiling salted water. Steam 4 to 5 minutes or until heated through, turning occasionally. Frozen crab legs are pre-cooked and only need heating!
How to Crack Crab Legs
Get crackin'! Pick up Alaska King Crab legs from our Hy-Vee seafood department. Then, impress everyone with your crab crackin' abilities! Get our easy tips and tricks for how to crack crab legs below!
Crack Leg at the Joint
Twist crab leg at the joint and pull out the tendon. Wear gloves or use a dish towel to protect hands, if needed.
Cut Leg Open with Scissors
Use kitchen shears to cut through the shells; pull apart the shell and remove the meat. Serve with lemon wedges and melted butter for dipping.