How do You Steam Crab Legs?

Crab legs can be steamed or the can be boiled. To steam, get a skillet or a pot and fill the bottom inch or two with water. Boil the water and place the crab legs into the pot or skillet. Cover and let the crab legs sit for 7 minutes or so. The legs will be ready to eat when the meat of the legs are warm. Serve with butter or the legs alone!