Mini crab cakes encrusted with sesame seeds get a kick from wasabi and soy sauce. The toppings of wasabi, mayonnaise, cucumber, and pickled ginger add creaminess, crispness, and tang, as well as color.
Maryland Chesapeake Bay blue crabs are considered the best in the world. By perfecting your crab-eating technique you'll ensure you net every bit of their succulent meat. Baltimore's oldest crab house, S. DiPaula & Sons Seafood, ships fresh steamed crabs year-round. Order up a bunch, and get cracking. Market price, dipaula.com
Seafood takes on a casual attitude when made into sandwiches. Enjoy convenient canned tuna dressed up with fresh herbs, zesty dressings, or crunchy fresh vegetables; grilled salmon fillets; fresh tuna burgers; simple and delicate lobster, shrimp, and crab salads; and po'boys made with crunchy fried flounder or scallops.