more about: Dungeness crab

Giveaway + How to pick party-worthy seafood

For tips on buying the best crab and other feast-worthy seafood, we talked to Elliott Myers, Seafood Coordinator for Whole Foods. He’s a walking, talking trove of information.

What to eat instead of Dungeness crab this year

Given the gloomy outlook for Dungeness crab season this year, we crab-lovers might need to contemplate a whole new holiday tradition. I have two suggestions.

Dungeness crab update: The latest on the supply situation

Now that it’s official, and California’s commercial Dungeness crab fishery is indefinitely delayed due to toxic levels of domoic acid along the coast, along with delays in Oregon and part of Washington, what’s a crab lover to do?

Dungeness crab scare: Not quite as dire as you’ve heard

We’ve all been hearing the news about the toxic algae bloom off the West Coast and how it might affect the Dungeness crab season, which begins in mid-November. Westerners look forward to feasting on Dungeness during the holidays, so it’s caused quite a lot of concern.