Cold water shrimp have a sweet, pure flavor. The majority of cold water shrimp available for sale are wild-caught. Although cold water shrimp typically do not grow as large as farmed warm water varieties, what they lack in size - they more than compensate for in flavor. Cold water shrimp are naturally clean, and require no de-veining - making them convenient to cook with.
Cold water shrimp such as spot prawns or Chilean red shrimp can be used in a wide range of dishes - although we recommend simple recipes and preparations, which allow the clean, sweet flavor of these cold water delicacies to stand out.