Carabineros Prawns 03 - Whole/Frozen
Also known as Red or Scarlet Shrimp these prawns boast a natural Lobster-Like Sweetness and a very Robust "Sea" Flavour. Known for the almost absurd size the Carabineros is one of the largest on the market.
Size 03 Carabineros are approximately 60g each/15 to 16 pieces per kg
Shipping Time: Next Day
Availability: In stock
Treat as a delicate small Lobster and it is a protein without reproach.
Preparation: Poach, Grill, Saute or Steam, Their distinct red color does not change when cooked. More distinct and robust in flavor than other shrimps or langoustine.
While their meat resides in the tail, the head and body are not to be overlooked and are excellent for making clear and creamed soups and sauces to which it adds flavor and red color. None of this prawn should go to waste.
Availability: All year round while stocks last
Shelf life: Best consumed on arrival or within 3 days from receiving product or placed in freezer if still frozen.
Fish for your health: Prawns are a rich source of selenium, one of the most effective antioxidants at maintaining healthy cells. They also contain high levels of Zinc, which is important to develop a healthy immune system. Eating prawns helps build strong bones because they contain phosphorous, copper and magnesium.
Suggested wines: For Prawns in their shell try an unoaked fresh whit or a Prosecco. For richer dishes such as curries pair with a fruity rose, pinto gris or medium dry riesling.
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