• Developed by a Chesapeake Bay waterman
  • Perfect batter for soft-shell crabs
  • Classic flavor and impeccable texture
  • Creates a crispy and delicious coating when fried
  • Perfect for any seafood-serving establishment
UPC Code: 014477034109
Made in America Yes
Package Size 10 oz.
Type Breading Mixes


For coating and frying the most delicious soft-shell crabs, try this J.O. 10 oz. soft shell crab batter. Soft-shell crabs are those that grow too large for their shells, shed their shell, and are caught before they begin forming a new one. This presents the perfect opportunity to batter and fry the entire crab for a crispy, golden, and delicious dish that doesn't need to be picked apart.

When it comes to seafood mixes, J.O. consistently stands out among the rest. This batter was developed by a Chesapeake Bay waterman and then passed down for many generations. Presenting a classic flavor and impeccable texture, this batter is perfect for all your soft-shell crab dishes. Your patrons will be raving about the perfect crispiness and savory taste that distinguishes your crabs from all the rest. This pre-made batter not only brings a level of consistency and quality to your dishes, but it also helps you save prep time so you optimize your efficiency and keep your business running smoothly. For all your soft shell crab needs, try this J.O. batter.

Founded in 1945 by James Ozzle ("J.O.") Strigle, J.O. Spice is a 4th generation family-owned company located in Baltimore, Maryland that specializes in producing spice blends that take seafood from good to great! They offer a wide range of seafood seasonings, spices, batters, breadings, and soups that are served in nearly every crab house and restaurant that offers Maryland steamed crabs on the East Coast, including popular Chesapeake crab houses. From their iconic #1 and #2 blends to their custom mixes, J.O.'s products are made with passion and decades of expertise that create an unmatched flavor. Whether you're steaming crabs or frying oysters, you can bring the taste of the Chesapeake to your establishment by seasoning your signature dishes with J.O. Spice!

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  • Made in America

    Made in America

    This item was made in the United States of America.

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