This item is priced per dozen, 1 QTY = 1 dozen (12 crabs)

*** Please have orders in by 5 pm Wednesday for weekend pickup or local delivery.

NC Blue Crabs #3 are female crabs. Our NC Blue Crabs are steamed fresh and seasoned with old bay, sizing of crab varies depending on the time of year. Larger crabs will be seen in warmer months. "Heavy" crabs that are near the end of their molting cycle are more meatier and holds much less water.
Please see sizing chart below.

#1 Jimmies (male crabs) consist of Colossal
#2 Jumbo Crabs Jimmies (male crabs) consist of Medium and Large Crabs
#3 Females consist of small and medium crabs

Chart below shows size/count per bushel.
SIZE CRAB DIMENSIONS CRABS PER BUSHELDOZENS PER BUSHEL
Small 4-5 inches (10-13 cm) 96 – 108 crabs 8 – 9 dozen
Medium 5-5.5 inches (13-14 cm) 84 – 96 crabs 7 – 8 dozen
Large 5.5-6 inches (14-15 cm) 72 – 84 crabs 6 – 7 dozen
Jumbo 6-6.5 inches (15-16.5 cm) 60 – 72 crabs 5 – 6 dozen
Colossa l6+ inches (16.5+ cm) 48 – 60 crabs<5 dozen

CLICK ON PHOTO - #3 Female Crabs Steamed 1 Dozen

$30.00Price

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