Shrimp Tales

  • Wild American Shrimp, Dallas & Jane Team Up for Unique Shrimp Dish

    Wild American Shrimp was on display over the weekend at the Made South Holiday Market in Franklin, Tennessee, as the American Shrimp Processors Association teamed up with Chef Alex Belew of Dallas & Jane by donating white, Gulf shrimp from Gollot’s Seafood for his Shrimp Corndog dish. Chef Belew was one of more than 100...

    Read More November 19, 2019
  • Dr. Oz Discusses All Things Shrimp

    On a recent episode of “The Dr. Oz Show,” Dr. Oz discussed various thoughts and issues revolving around shrimp, both American and imported, wild-caught and farm-raised. At the beginning of the episode, Dr. Oz and investigative team member Mara Shiavocampo broke down the drawbacks of imported shrimp. In India, there have been concerns over recent...

    Read More November 18, 2019
  • Why Are Flamingos Pink and What Does It Have to Do With Shrimp?

    The flamingo: an exotic bird perhaps most well-known for its distinct pink color. Because of this unique technicolor trait, flamingos are flocked to by adoring audiences at zoos, aquariums, Florida, and more. While it’s true that flamingos are near-synonymous with the color pink, have you ever wondered why flamingos are pink? Especially when so many...

    Read More November 1, 2019
  • David Guas Announced as 2019 Wild American Shrimp Chef of the Year

    October 25, 2019, BILOXI, Mississippi – In the third year of annual award, Wild American Shrimp®, the American Shrimp Processors Association (ASPA)’s marketing program for wild-caught Gulf and South Atlantic Shrimp, named Chef David Guas, Chef/Owner of Bayou Bakery Coffee Bar & Eatery in Arlington, Virginia, as its 2019 Chef of the Year. Chef Guas...

    Read More October 25, 2019
  • Top 10 Reasons to Buy Wild-Caught, U.S. Shrimp vs. Farm-Raised Imported Shrimp

    Here at Wild American Shrimp, you may see us talking a lot about the virtues of our Wild American shrimp the ultimate, most tasty shrimp in the world, which are caught in the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic. But how do you know which shrimp to buy in the store or order in a...

    Read More October 24, 2019
  • FUN FACT FRIDAY: Shrimpers Catch Giant Tiger Shrimp in Fernandina Beach, Florida

    This giant tiger shrimp was more like an actual tiger! Shrimpers from the Trout River Fish Company caught a giant tiger shrimp off the coast of Fernandina Beach, Florida. According to SeafoodSource, tiger shrimp are already known for their size, one of the largest amongst commercial shrimp and typically coming in at around 9 to...

    Read More October 4, 2019