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How to Cook Peeled Shrimp

by Kelly
(Indianapolis)

I know how to de-shell & devein fresh, raw shrimp but I don't know how to cook them. Do I boil them? If so, for how long? What color should they be?

Answer

Hi Kelly


This page will tell you how to cook shrimp

Cooking Shrimp

This page has pictures of boiling shrimp and the time.

How to Cook Shrimp on the Stove

I would not suggest boiling peeled and deveined shrimp they shrink a lot and curl real bad.

But if you boil them, bring your water to a boil, put your shrimp in and then cover the pan. Take the pan off of the burner and let them set for about 2 minutes.

Then check, they will be pink, but you will need to check them, you want them to be opaque and not translucent.

Thanks for visiting the cookingfishmonger
Frank

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