Shrimp - Fresh, White Gulf 16/20, Wild, Shell On, USA

  • Qty
    $34.00 / bag
    Total: $34.00
  • Qty
    $85.00 / bag
    Total: $85.00

Description

Found from Florida throughout the northern Gulf to the Texas coast. When young, shrimp live in marshes and estuaries which provide food and shelter. They later migrate to deeper, saltier water, traveling at night and hiding in the bottom during the day.

Species

Farfantepenaeus duorarum

Country

USA

Raised

Wild

Taste & Texture

  • Sweet
  • Tender

Cooking Methods

Nutritional Facts

Calories100
Protein (g)12
Omega 3 (mg)250
Total Fat (g).86
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Region & Fishery

Where From

Gulf of Mexico from West Florida to Texas

Fun Fact

Commercial fishermen have been harvesting shrimp in the Gulf since the early 1800s. Pink shrimp migrate between coastal estuaries and offshore waters during their life cycle and are harvested in both areas. Through this migration, they cross boundaries between state and federal waters. Source: Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission.

Product Preparation

While gulf shrimp is often boiled they also may be baked, broiled, grilled, sauteed and steamed.

Product Nutrition

Gulf Shrimp are naturally low in calories, rich in protein also great source of selenium, vitamin B12 and phosphorous.

FFM Seafood Cooking Methods - Grilling

FFM Seafood Cooking Methods - Steaming

Nutrition Facts

AmountPercent Daily Value
Cholesterol (mg)107 36%
Sodium (mg)481 20%
Potassium (mg)96 3%
Total Carbohydrate (g)0.8 0%
Percent Daily Value
Vitamin A3%
Calcium5%
Iron1%

Info Source U.S. Food and Drug Administration