The Home of Shrimp Recipes
Here at Shrimp-magic we often refer to shrimp recipes as Shrimp Spells because we find them so enchanting. I hope you agree.
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The typical shrimp recipe.
- Have you ever thought about what shrimp recipes
have in common? Did you know that you can
usually substitute prawns for shrimp, and vice versa, unless
- It also doesn't generally matter what size of
shrimps you use. What is more important is the
weight of the drained, unfrozen, peeled and
deveined shrimp which the recipe calls
- Try to get fresh shrimp for all
recipes, with frozen shrimp being second in
- If you are buying frozen shrimp, avoid shrimp which has been defrosted or
partly thawed. It may have already
started to deteriorate.
- If you wish to use unpeeled shrimp in a
recipe, just double the weight
which is specified for peeled, deveined, deheaded shrimp.
- If you see the term HOSO it means shrimp with head on and shell on.
When you think about it, an alphabetical listing of shrimp recipes doesn't make a great deal of sense, except that it might be fun to work your way through the alphabet. So, here a recipe selection, in alphabetical order ... happy a, b c-ing ....
- Baked Stuffed
Shrimp recipe Gourmet food is often thought to be
difficult to prepare. Try ours, and you may change your
- Bang Bang Shrimp
Recipe is a perfect example of how a simple sauce makes
all the difference in the world.
- Boiled Shrimp
Recipe It's amazing the number of people who don't know
how to cook shrimp, but this is a no-fail classic even a rank
novice can master with ease.
- Cajun Shrimp
recipe There's gourmet and there's spicey ... our recipe
gives the pair a whole new meaning. Try it!
- Coconut Shrimp
What can be more appetizing than an appetizer with coconut
- Fried Shrimp
Recipe When you learn the basics you can then start to
branch out to create your own masterpieces. Here's the most
basic of all.
- Garlic Prawns If
you're looking for a simple hit for the outdoor grill, try
- Garlic Shrimp
Pasta recipe Do you need a quick vampire repellant which
is also delicious and simple to prepare? Try
- Grilled Shrimp
Recipe Do you want to do Shrimp on the Barbie, and do
know the origin of that phrase? We give you both.
- Icelandic Shrimp Soup is a
traditional festive dish which shrimp lovers will enjoy
Shrimp Cocktail Recipe This deserves to be in the Guiness
book of records ... take a look to see why.
- My First Shrimp
Recipe The first shrimp dish I remember preparing.
So simple a 10-year-old can do it -- and tasty, too.
- New Orleans
Barbecue Shrimp Recipe is a favorite in Louisiana and a
lot of other places too! With this simple recipe, you can
enjoy this authentic Creole flavor right at home.
- Prawn Curry recipe
So is it a Norwegian Lobster, a Dublin Prawn or Scampi?
Regardless of the name, it'll be great using this
- Scampi An
extremely popular and simple dish, typical of Italian shrimp
Provençale Our recipe spies have infiltrated the
kitchen of a Carnival Cruise ship to bring you this which you
can now serve at home.
- Shrimp Alfredo
Recipe A delicious and simple combination of shrimp and
pasta can be found in this recipe.
- Shrimp and
Grits is one of the most sought-after recipes we
- Shrimp and Pasta
recipe Do you have a traditional family favorite
yet? If not, try this -- it's sure to be a hit.
Appetizers will bring you for a taste you'd kill
- Shrimp Bisque
recipe Is something to warm your body and lift your
spirits on a cold and dreary day. There's hardly
- Shrimp Boil. A
hearty and wholesome meal for a camping outing is this zesty
- Shrimp Ceviche
Recipe Removes the need to head south of the border for an
authentic Mexican dish. It's waiting for you
- Shrimp Curry
recipe This recipe hails from the south coast of India
where shrimp and other seafood are abundant. If you
enjoy curry you'll love this.
- Shrimp Dip recipes
Party coming up and you need a great dip? For 2 great
possibilities check these.
- Shrimp Fried Rice
recipe Now there's no more reason to wonder how Chinese
food chains like PF Chang's make their wonderful shrimp
dishes. Try ours and you will have your guests begging
for a second helping.
- Shrimp Gumbo
recipe Are you craving for the kind of gumbo grandma used
to slave all day over a hot stove making? Ours will
bring that back to you.
- Shrimp Pasta
Salad recipe Here's a 2-in-one deal for busy cooks.
- Shrimp Pil Pil is a
very simple and tasty Chilean variation on Garlic Shrimp. Eat
it with your bare hands and you can't avoid licking your
- Shrimp Sauce
recipe. Looking for an interesting variation for cooking
pasta? Try this.
- Shrimp Scampi
Pasta is a combination that is hard to beat -- try this
magical invention of chef Tyler Florence.
- Shrimp Soup recipe
Somebody's soul need soothing? Use this just once, and
it'll be a favorite.
- Shrimp Stir Fry
This is flavorful combination of stir-fry and Thai
- Shrimp Tempura
The traditional Japanese tempura cookery and shrimp are a
winner in our recipe.
- Shrimp Tomato Salad Got
some fresh firm Cherry Tomatoes? Try this for an
- Tandoori Shrimp is
thought to be East Indian cookery, but you can make it at
home without a tandoor oven.
- Tequila Grilled
Shrimp Looking for something with a Mexican twist for the
barbecue?. Take a look at this.
- Walnut Shrimp
Recipe Just about anything I know can be made more
interesting with nuts. Try this and you'll be nuts for it
Below are recipes which offer several variations on a basic theme, or simply variations on a common basic preparation to help you create more variety in your menu planning.
- So many recipes for shrimp are easy to prepare, but
the following might be considered to be a "Quick Start
Guide to Shrimps":
Easy Shrimp Recipes.
Salad Recipes -- your imagination is the
only limit on the variety.
Cocktail Recipes all start with a classic
American idea and stretch off into infinity
with variations according to your taste.
- The principal difference between Grilled
Shrimp Recipes lies mainly in the marinade
you use. We start you off with a few
- If you love pasta as much as I do, you'll
be glad that looking at these Shrimp Pasta
Recipes won't add an inch to your
waistline -- otherwise, I would have
gained 40 pounds just thinking about them.
- Looking for a variation on a how to fry them?
Recipes is chock full of ideas.
- What's good to use for dipping Shrimp? Maybe the question would be easier to answer if you asked what doesn't go with shrimp. See Shrimp Dipping Sauces for ideas
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