- Using an electrical mixer, trounce cream cheese inwards a medium bowl until smooth. Add 1/4 loving cup Parmesan in addition to egg; trounce to blend. Beat inwards sour cream, citrus zest, iv teaspoons chopped chives, coarse tabular array salt in addition to cayenne pepper. Fold inwards crabmeat. (This tin survive made 1 solar daytime ahead. Cover in addition to chill.)
- Spray mini muffin pan alongside nonstick spray. Toss 1-1/2 cups panko, 3/4 loving cup Parmesan in addition to iv Tablespoons chopped chives inwards a bowl. Drizzle melted butter over, tossing alongside a fork until evenly moistened. Press 1 rounded Tablespoon panko mixture into bottom of each muffin loving cup (makes a good alongside your thumb), forming crust. Spoon 1 generous Tablespoon crab mixture into each cup. Sprinkle to a greater extent than panko mixture over each.
- Bake crab cakes inwards a 350 score oven until golden on transcend in addition to set, close xx minutes. Cool inwards pan v minutes. Gently elevator each crab cake out of the pan alongside a fork onto a serving platter. (Can survive made two hours ahead. Arrange on baking sheet, allow stand upwards at room temperature. Rewarm inwards a 350 score oven for 5-6 minutes.)
- Arrange crab cakes on a serving platter; sprinkle alongside chives.
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