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Shrimp

Make the most of your crustaceans. Talk to Chowhounds about the best ways to cook shrimp, your favorite shrimp recipes and dishes, and recommendations for restaurants that serve great shrimp meals.

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Argentina Red Shrimp (It makes me cry)

ballyhoo
by ballyhoo 12 years ago

Okay, I'm stumped. I found this in the freezer section at Trader Joe's, probably about 6 months ago. Bought only a fair amount, only to find like all my other Trader Joe's favs, it went the way of...

Head-on shrimp?

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by kkbriggs 11 years ago

On a whim, I bought a pound of head-on shrimp last night. Now I'm not entirely sure what to do with them and searching hasn't turned up a whole lot. Anyone have dinner suggestions for me? It's r...

St Augustine style shrimp

sunshine842
by sunshine842 9 years ago

Hi guys -- I'm a Florida girl relocated to Europe, and while I'm LOVING the chow scene here (fresh markets, buying Brie *from the producer*...just today saw the butcher taking delivery of whole lam...

St. Louis Sara lou Fried Shrimp and Tartar Suace

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by ksphillips 2 years ago

Would love to find any recipe for the fried shrimp and especially the tartar sauce from this St. Louis favorite. I believe the tartar sauce had Miracle Whip, dill pickles and onion with something ...

When does cooked shrimp go bad?

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by daeira 8 years ago

I feel like such a knob. I had pulled some cooked shrimp from the fridge for lunch. I thought it was shrimp from a few days ago but now believe I've misremembered when the shrimp was from. I believ...

Help with sides for Shrimp and Grits?

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by Beachbum23 3 years ago

Making shrimp and grits for dinner tonight, it doesn't seem like enough food? What sides would you suggest? I don't think anything too heavy since grits loaded with bacon seems heavy to me! Some g...

Quality of Shrimp these days [moved from Manhattan board]

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by takk 9 years ago

I'm posting here because this is an active board of foodies, and I want to know if I am alone in my experiences of shrimp lately. And when I say "lately", I'm talking within the last 5 years or so....

Tail-On Shrimp Protocol

ElsieDee
by ElsieDee 12 years ago

I'm sure it's happened to most of us, at one point or another: we order a dish containing shrimp and they're presented with the tails-on. But what is the accepted manner of removing the tails (pre...

rock shrimp

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by Yaela 12 years ago

So I got some peeled and deveined rock shrimp from the grocery store and don't know what the best way to cook it would be...any ideas? I want to make a special dinner for my boyfriend for taking s...

Shrimp shack

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by mostlymarilyn 14 years ago

As a young person, we use to stop at a shrimp shack at or around 29th and S. Ashland Avenue. Hubby thinks he remembers the name being "Anderson's". Noticed about 8 years ago that it is now gone com...

Shrimp deveiner

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by SoupforBreakfast 11 months ago

Can anybody recommend a shrimp deveiner that really works and is easy to use? Or, at least, one that really works? Many thanks.

Any Shrimp with Lobster Sauce Chinese takeout fans?

fldhkybnva
by fldhkybnva 6 years ago

This is my new favorite take out dish. Do you like it over rice or eat it more as a soup?

Shrimp: wierd, mothball-like taste

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by 60s Girl 7 years ago

OK, admitedly, I've never eaten mothballs but this is the closest I can come to describing the taste and aftertaste of fresh shrimp from two different reputable purveyors (in Philadelphia) now. Has...

Shrimp Heads

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by dtud 12 years ago

people seem to love "head on" shrimp. i used to only see this in bangkok - but now it's getting popular here in the states. i don't get it. do you suck the head - like crawfish. or do you ...

Shrimp Diablo Recipe/North Shore Steakhouse

JoanNYC
by JoanNYC 6 years ago

Once upon a time I ate with my parents in North Shore Steakhouse in Great Neck. They served a fabulous appetizer. It was called Shrimp Diablo. It had a brown sauce. Was spicy but not overly. N...

PLEASE HELP! Shrimp powder question

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by jefpen2 5 years ago

So I followed the recipe and soaked the dried shrimp for 10 min, patted it dry, and then chucked it in the food processor. It came out more like a paste then the "flaky powder" it is supposed to be...

Thicken sauce for shrimp scampi?

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by laraibcooks 3 years ago

I don't want my sauce to be too thick. So instead of making a roux or a slurry with cornstarch I was thinking about coating the shrimp in cornstarch before cooking it in the sauce and adding in som...

Frozen Cooked Shrimp?

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by man in the middle 14 years ago

Can someone tell me what I can do with the bag of frozen cooked shrimp I have, besides using it for shrimp cocktail. Can I use these shrimp for a quick shrimp scampi, or a baked stuffed shrimp. Loo...

Shrimp: to devein or not to devein

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by xavier 15 years ago

I thought that devening shrimp was a must until I had the best meal of my life in Paris. We got unbelievable, whole shrimp, head and shells on. I had a hell of a time figuring out how to eat them d...

North Shore of Oahu Shrimp Trucks

ilovecooking721
by ilovecooking721 1 year ago

My husband and I honeymooned in the island of Oahu, Hawaii and we really enjoyed the shrimp we had in the North Shore. I have been looking at recipes on Pinterest to try and make the recipe but so ...