Fresh Prawns – Medium
Specs: Cleaned, Peeled & Deveined, Tail-On
Only top “vein” is removed as per international norms.
Pack: 500 gms (Equivalent to 1 KG gms Whole Prawns)
Pieces: 40-45 per pack
Recipe > Chilli Garic Prawns.
Gross Weight: 1 Kg
Net Weight: 500 gms
Also known as: Jhinga, Chingri, Zinga, Sungat, Eraa, Chemeen, Royya
Scientific Name: Litopenaeus vannamei / L. Vanammei
Similar to: Scampi (fresh water prawn)
Cooking Styles: Steamed, fried, blanched, deep fried, curry
Fresh Medium Prawns, comprising 40-45 prawns per 500 grams pack, are the most widely sold in the market and is the size you will invariably eat if you order a prawn dish in restaurants as well. This size is used across the board mostly for barbecuing.
Why not try this recipe when you next order our Fresh Large Prawns - Chilli Garic Prawns