Whole Prawns 6-8 1kg



Prawns are a part of the shellfish family, with a harder shell than shrimp, they are pale in colour and have chewy texture with a subtle sweet taste, similar to that of other shellfish such as crabs and lobsters. These Prawns are farmed in India, and come 6 to 8 per 1kg pack. This delicacy is great eaten on its own or as an addition to your favourite seafood soup, pasta or salad.

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Common Name Prawns
Species Crustaceans
Net Weight (Drained) 800g
Fresh/Frozen Frozen
Processed Whole
Country of Origin India
Catch Method Farmed

Prawns are a good source of Omega-3 acids (specifically methyl eicosapentaenoic acid or EPA) and low in saturated fats. which can reduce the risk for heart disease, and improve vascular health. Rich in protein and Zinc and Selenium, eating prawns can also be beneficial to the bones and muscles and can also strengthen the immune system.

These whole prawns are farmed in south-east Asia and fast-frozen ready for shipping to our warehouse. These incredibly fresh prawns are perfect for any time of the day. You can either peel, chop and devein them yourself or cook them whole to add extra flavour to your dish! There are between 6-8 (large Size) in a kilo box.

Prawn meat is very delicate when it comes to preparation, it is important that you don’t overcook them as that would make the flesh chewy and rubbery. Prawns are part of many different cuisines. Often served in the shell, with a drawn butter sauce or malt vinegar with fresh lemon. Try our recipe for Coconut Prawns with Two dipping sauces, paired with a fresh Chardonnay.

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