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.

Chefs Share Their Favorite Summer Meat Marinades for Steak, Chicken, Shrimp & More

Take it from chefs: these are the best marinades for every type of meat you'll grill this summer. And there will still be some time to try them all even after Labor Day. You ever notice how a great...

Royal Reds

by 3MTA3 5 days ago

Where in Panama City/Beach/area is the best market for Royal Reds. Thank you


Searching for: Ridgeback shrimp/spiny lobster

by turbox3 5 days ago

Has anyone seen these from a CSA or grocer? The season has started for both these products which typically are harvesting Monterey and south. Hoping that a vendor has brought these up to the San Fr...

Shrimp Niger recipe?

by dickgrub 3 months ago

In his Pat Conroy Cookbook, Mr. Conroy reports that in a celebrity cookoff, his creme brulee took second place to a dish submitted by Shirley Jackson, later mayor of Atlanta, called Shrimp Niger. ...

Argentina Red Shrimp (It makes me cry)

by ballyhoo 13 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...

Shrimp Taco Dorado @ Mi Taqueria | Salinas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Mi Taqueria opened on Monday. It's taken over the spot previously home to Boardwalk Subs, Red's Burgers, and even earlier, Campus Drive-In. I gave it a try on Day 3. I asked whether this was con...

St. Louis Sara lou Fried Shrimp and Tartar Suace

by ksphillips 4 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 Chinese Restaurant Shrimp Was Great

by zackly 5 months ago

If you're older and wonder why shrimp dishes you remember fondly from many years ago just aren't the same today, it's not your taste buds it's the shimp itself. You can argue the pluses and minuses...

Shrimp Marinade

by dwdianeward 6 months ago

Can I marinate raw shrimp in buttermilk with hot sauce overnight safely?

Making my own shrimp chips?

Dave MP
by Dave MP 7 months ago

I'm thinking about making my own shrimp chips, since it sounds like a sort of drawn out project that I actually now have time for. It seems like it could be fun. I found this recipe: https://ww...

What would you serve with blackened shrimp?

by tipsysoutherncook 7 months ago

Shrimp is on sale at Food Lion this week, so I am thinking about making a simple blackened shrimp on the stovetop this weekend. I'm just struggling to come up with ideas of what to serve with it. D...

Traditional Cantonese home-cook dish: 'Steamed semi-fatty pork slices with salt fermented shrimp paste'

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 7 months ago

Staying at home and practicing social-distancing gave me an excuse to open up my special jar of artisanal, salt fermented wild shrimp paste from Tai-O, Hong Kong. Use it to make this traditional, s...

Key west theme party for end of july

by ZoeyCovey 7 months ago

We have wanted to do a key west themed party this summer so we’ve been brain storming ideas of what we should have. Please comment, add ideas or nix ideas. Specialty cocktails 1. Mojito 2....

Shrimp Mousse

by Deborah1004marilyn 8 months ago

I am looking for the Shrimp Mousse recipe from Gourmet Magazine, I thought it was January 1981 but not, I now think it may be earlier. Please help. Deborah Fontenot

Seafood Breakfast

by Gastronomos 11 months ago

Chowhounds, I'm in search of seafood served at breakfast. A seafood omelet or any other preparation will suffice. Anywhere in Nassau County or Western Suffolk. All recommendations are Highly...

Cooking Thai food - three brief questions

by borisabrams 1 year ago

Hey! So a couple of quick questions i was hoping to get answered. Firstly, when it comes to making a curry paste, i dont have a mortar and pestle or a food processor. I do have a blender. O...

Shrimp shack

by mostlymarilyn 15 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...

Must you really defrost shrimps?

by borisabrams 1 year ago

Hi there, Often I find myself thinking about tossing a few shrimp into a pot of soup at the end of cooking, just to up the protein. I dont expect it to be fantastic shrimps but with small shrim...

Steaming Frozen Shrimp: Thaw First or Cook from Frozen?

by damian 8 years ago

I never plan ahead enough to defrost in the fridge. The choices are to thaw under running water, or steam from frozen. Which tastes better, in your experience? Bonus question: For thawing unde...

Where to buy live shrimp or prawns in Brooklyn

by Jsuper_0727 3 years ago

I have been looking for live shrimp/prawns in NYC, especially the Brooklyn area. I have been trying to make shrimp sushi, which calls for live shrimp is possible. A lot of places have fresh shri...