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Old Bay Seasoning
Really like your site!
Provides lots of fantastic variety to our routine weekly family menus.
Thanks a lot! From you biographical info, I see you are in Oregon. I thought
the "Old Bay seasoning" called for in the crab cakes must be regional, but
since I am in Forks, Washington, I must just not know this seasoning. Where
can I find it, and is there a suggested substitute? - Doug Ferris
Check with your grocery store manager -- Often Old Bay is found in the seafood section or with the gourmet spices. If you still can't find it, following is a recipe for the seasoning:
OLD BAY SEASONING RECIPE
In a spice grinder or small food processor, combine all of the ingredients. Grind well and store in a small glass jar. Best if used within 6 months (date your jar).