A good recipe for salad made with imitation crabmeat is imitation crab seafood salad made with imitation crab, mayonnaise, sweet pickle relish, dill pickles and mustard. Other good recipes include crab salad with cucumber and tomato and golden corral crab salad.
To make imitation crab seafood salad, combine 1/2 pound of chopped and shredded imitation crab, 1/2 cup of minced sweet onion, 1/4 cup of minced celery, 1/4 cup of minced dill pickle and 1 tablespoon of sweet pickle relish. Season the salad with 1/2 teaspoon each of dill weed and salt, 1/8 teaspoon of white pepper, 1/4 cup of mayonnaise, 1/2 teaspoon of yellow mustard and 1 tablespoon of chopped chives, and toss everything until the ingredients are thoroughly combined. Chill the salad before serving it on its own or as a dip or spread.
Crab salad with cucumber and tomato calls for tossing 1 pound of shredded and chopped imitation crab with 1 diced English cucumber, 2 seeded chopped tomatoes and 1/4 cup of chopped green onions. Whisk 1/2 cup of mayo and 3 pressed garlic cloves together in a separate bowl, and then fold the dressing into the crab mixture. Use more or less mayonnaise to taste. Chill the salad before serving it.