Shrimp, Royal Red


Species Name:
Pleoticus robustus
Sustainability Rating:

Yellow Yellow – Good Alternative


Royal Red Shrimp

Available Year-Round

Where – USA

How – Wild Caught/Trawl


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CharacteristicsRoyal Red Shrimp are deep dwelling shrimp. They live in colder water than other shrimp which gives them a sweet flavor and rich texture.

For Your Menu

MenuRoyal Red Shrimp are a bit more delicate with softer flesh than other shrimp you may be working with – handle with care! They also will cook quickly – more quickly than other shrimp. Highlight their sweet, delicate flavor with light herbs and fresh citrus. Delicious hot or cold.

For Your Waitstaff

Wait StaffLet your guests know that Royal Red Shrimp are different than other shrimp they have eaten – with a sweet and wonderful flavor. Pair them with a delicate and lively white wine.

For Your Retail Display

Retail Your customers will be drawn to the beautiful color of these shrimp (don’t forget the Santa Monica Seafood cocktail sauce)!