Crab meat is a 100% drop from Crabs. It is used in Recipe for Disaster to make a fishcake to give to Pirate Pete. Crab meat require level 21 Cooking to cook, and will give 100 Cooking experience. When cooked it will become Cooked crab meat. This provides 5 bites of 84 life points each. Note: it can be burned even at level 60 (rarely).
When used with a pestle and mortar, it becomes ground crab meat. Doing this awards the player with 1 Cooking experience.
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