Shrimp Tales

  • Get Fired Up for Fajitas, Shrimp Style

    June 11, 2019

    Taco Tuesday, you say? Every day can be fajita day when your recipes are quick and easy! There’s something about that sizzling, aromatic pan of deliciousness that’s irresistible. And each family member can personalize their fajitas with their favorite toppings. Wild American Shrimp are a natural choice for shrimp fajitas in so many ways. As... Read More

  • Shrimp Salad Is Perfect for Summertime

    June 10, 2019

    When temperatures heat up, most of us don’t want the kitchen to do the same. Don’t sweat it! Instead, make Wild American Shrimp your go-to ingredient. They cook quickly, which means less kitchen duty. By the way, smaller shrimp are excellent in shrimp salad. These little guys — less than 61-70 size — are bite-sized... Read More

  • Shrimp Rule the Seafood World

    June 7, 2019

    Shrimp are America’s favorite seafood! These petite crustaceans consistently top the list of most popular seafoods consumed in the United States. It’s no surprise. Shrimp cook quickly and adapt to a variety of dishes. People of all ages love them. In fact, it’s not uncommon to see fried shrimp offered right next to the ubiquitous... Read More

  • Louisiana Restaurants to Disclose Use of Foreign Shrimp and Crawfish

    May 29, 2019

    House Bill 335 Passes Senate Unanimously, Moves to Governor for Signature Biloxi, Miss. May 29, 2019 – In a move to protect Louisiana consumers from “the health risks associated chemicals and residues in imported seafood,” the Louisiana Senate unanimously passed House Bill 335 (34-0) requiring restaurants to disclose whether they serve imported shrimp or crawfish.... Read More

  • VIDEO: Shrimp Scampi Elevates Basic Steak and Potatoes

    May 23, 2019

    What makes steak and potatoes even better? Wild American Shrimp! Watch Chef Todd Reilly as he crafts a quick Shrimp Scampi for a crowning glory atop a filet. It’s a delicious, homemade surf and turf, made only better with real Wild American Shrimp. Explore our recipes featuring Wild American Shrimp on the recipes page.   Read More

  • Increased Tariffs on Chinese Shrimp: What Is the Effect on Wild American Shrimp?

    May 12, 2019

    As the Trump administration moves to significantly increase tariffs on imports from China, the impact on Wild American Shrimp appears to be negligible, the executive director of the American Shrimp Processors Association, Dr. David Veal, said Saturday. “While 90-94% of the shrimp consumed in the U.S. is imported, unlike many products, China’s share of the... Read More