Savory Fusion Delight: Classic Crab Rangoon Pizza Rolls

Feb 20, 2024 | Appetizers & Snacks




20 minutes
20 minutes

As a food critic with a penchant for exploring innovative culinary combinations, I can’t help but reminisce about the first time I tried Classic Crab Rangoon Pizza Rolls. The dish marries the beloved flavors of creamy crab rangoon with the comforting appeal of a pizza roll, creating a mouthwatering fusion that leaves a lasting impression.

Crab Rangoon Pizza Rolls Ingredients


  • 1 package of pizza dough
  • 8 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup lump crab meat
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 3 green onions, chopped
  • Pinch of salt
  • Sweet and sour sauce for serving

Crab Rangoon Pizza Rolls Cooking Instructions


  1. Preheat your oven to the temperature recommended on the pizza dough package.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the softened cream cheese, lump crab meat, minced garlic, chopped green onions, and a pinch of salt. Mix until well combined.
  3. Roll out the pizza dough on a floured surface into a rectangle shape.
  4. Spread the crab and cream cheese mixture evenly over the pizza dough, leaving a small border at the edges.
  5. Carefully roll up the pizza dough into a log, starting from one long side.
  6. Slice the rolled-up dough into individual rolls, about 1-2 inches thick.
  7. Place the rolls on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper, spacing them evenly.
  8. Bake in the preheated oven according to the pizza dough package instructions, or until the rolls are golden brown and cooked through.
  9. Serve the Classic Crab Rangoon Pizza Rolls warm with a side of sweet and sour sauce for dipping.

Tips and Variations:

  • Feel free to add a sprinkle of shredded mozzarella cheese over the crab mixture before rolling up the dough for an extra gooey touch.
  • For a spicy kick, consider adding a dash of hot sauce or red pepper flakes to the cream cheese and crab mixture.
  • Experiment with different herbs and seasonings like cilantro or sesame seeds to customize the flavor profile of the rolls.

The combination of creamy crab filling wrapped in a warm, flaky pizza dough is sure to elevate your snack game to new heights. Whether enjoyed as an appetizer at a gathering or a satisfying meal on its own, these Classic Crab Rangoon Pizza Rolls are a culinary delight that pays homage to tradition while embracing innovation. Cheers to culinary creativity and happy cooking!

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