Shrimp Tales

  • Enjoy Your Diet With This Healthy Shrimp Scampi!

    Do you love the delicious taste of shrimp scampi? We’re sure you do! After all, it’s one of America’s favorite recipes! However, just because you love shrimp scampi doesn’t mean you don’t want to eat healthier. Whether you’re trying out a keto diet or just want to lose a few pounds, more and more people…

    Read More July 26, 2022
  • Shrimp Are Perfect for a Healthy Diet!

    If you’re going on a diet, it probably means you’re swapping out certain meats for seafood. But who says that’s a bad thing? When you’re trying to eat healthier, shrimp are always on the table. Not only can you cook them in a variety of different recipes, but they also have fewer calories than other…

    Read More July 25, 2022
  • Why Shrimp Are Pink and Why That’s Good for You!

    We’ve talked before in other blog posts about the health benefits of shrimp and shrimp consumption being the reason why flamingos are pink: seemingly two completely different topics (save for their focus on shrimp) that, today, we want to combine into one. Why are shrimp pink and what does that have to do with your…

    Read More July 22, 2022
  • Wild American Shrimp: A Great Source of Calcium!

    We’ve spoken many times about how wild-caught American shrimp are more than being tasty, they are also packed with a variety of health benefits!  Thanks to the wide variety of nutrients they contain, they assist with everything from supporting hair growth to helping prevent cancer. Today, we want to discuss one of shrimp’s most essential…

    Read More July 20, 2022
  • Wild American Shrimp Are Packed with Protein!

    Wild-caught shrimp from the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic aren’t just packed full of delicious flavor, they’re also filled with a variety of nutrients that can improve your health. This includes a key macronutrient that helps you build and maintain muscle mass: protein! It seems that everyone is always trying to find new ways…

    Read More July 18, 2022
  • Cool Off with This Recipe for Tasty Wild American Shrimp Ceviche!

    WILD AMERICAN SHRIMP CEVICHE By Chef Advocate, James Aptakin   CEVICHE INGREDIENTS 5 lbs. shrimp, diced & poached in coconut milk till medium, then cooled down, diced 1 ea Maui onions diced 1/2 ea red onions diced 10 ea purple potato diced 3 ea corn grilled husked 2 ea mango grilled diced 1 ea papaya…

    Read More July 12, 2022
  • Get Your Daily Dosage of Vitamins with Wild American Shrimp!

    Vitamins are organic compounds found in a variety of foods. They may be small, but they play a huge role in keeping your body healthy. A balanced diet is one that includes a multitude of food groups and, thus, a multitude of vitamins (alongside the various other health-promoting elements in shrimp such as selenium). Luckily…

    Read More July 11, 2022
  • Soak Up the Summer With This Summer Shrimp Salad!

    This recipe for Summer Shrimp Salad is sunny, sweet and healthy too!   SUMMER SHRIMP SALAD INGREDIENTS: 1 pound cooked wild-caught American shrimp, peeled and deveined 3/4 cup olive oil 1/4 cup vinegar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1/2 pound fresh spinach 3 large oranges, peeled and cut into segments 1 medium red onion, sliced…

    Read More June 28, 2022
  • Why the USDA Says to Eat More Shrimp!

    Every 5 years, the current USDA Dietary Guidelines Committee creates a detailed dietary guideline providing recommendations to help Americans make food and beverage choices that contribute to an overall healthier diet. In preparation for those guidelines, the Committee also creates a scientific report discussing initial research and observed trends to be addressed. To help condense…

    Read More June 22, 2022
  • Wild-Caught American Shrimp Aid in Healthy Aging!

    Did you know that an average of 8 ounces of seafood per week is associated with reduced risk for cardiovascular disease, prevention of clogged arteries, inhibits the proliferation of cancer cells, and even helps with weight loss and keeps hair healthy and shiny? Read on for how studies have found omega-3 fatty acids, which are…

    Read More June 10, 2022
  • Wild American Shrimp: A Great Source of Omega-3 Fatty Acids That Your Body Needs!

    Wild-caught American shrimp are amazing for more than their premium taste. Along with their beautifying properties, they are packed with health benefits from their natural nutrients, such as protein and vitamins like B12. But a healthy diet also includes the need for omega-3 fatty acids and other micro-elements that shrimp contain. Shrimp are an excellent…

    Read More June 6, 2022
  • How to Serve Shrimp to Your Baby!

    On Facebook, Angela Portier shared a picture of her adorable son Henry Luke enjoying some delicious wild-caught American shrimp! Thanks, Angela! The wildest part about it: Henry Luke is only 9 months old! Of course, at Wild American Shrimp we believe in starting as early as possible when it comes to eating wild-caught shrimp, but…

    Read More June 1, 2022
  • Shrimp’s Secret Super Nutrient: Selenium!

    As we’ve outlined in other blog posts, shrimp are an excellent source of natural elements that offer a variety of health benefits, such as preventing arteries from clogging and being a great source of lean protein. Today, we will discuss the benefits of a certain element in shrimp that you might not even know about:…

    Read More May 16, 2022
  • It’s a Toss-Up! The Best Shrimp and Salad Pairings

    As the new year rolls around, more people are following through on New Year’s Resolutions to eat healthier. Thus, we’d like to assist those looking to improve their health without sacrificing flavor with some of our favorite recipes for shrimp salad! The USDA Dietary Guidelines Committee recommends two cups of fruit and 2.5 cups of vegetables. A…

  • Make Dinner Feel Like a Night Out with These Video Recipes for Shrimp Pasta!

    Shrimp Linguine with Vegetables   Sometimes, you just want to spend the night in. But what if you’re not the best cook and you don’t want to sacrifice flavor for tonight’s meal? We’ve got you covered! You can recreate the same delicious taste in your own kitchen with these recipes for Shrimp Pasta! A plate…

    Read More May 6, 2022
  • Five (5) Reasons to Eat More Shrimp From the 2020 USDA Dietary Guidelines Report

    Every five years, the current USDA Dietary Guidelines Committee creates a detailed dietary guideline providing recommendations to help Americans make food and beverage choices that contribute to an overall healthier diet. In preparation for those guidelines, the Committee also creates a scientific report discussing initial research and observed trends to be addressed. To help condense…

    Read More May 4, 2022