PRAWN COCKTAILThis is also delicious if you replace the shrimp with smoked salmon or cooked crab.
Whatever the true source, there are few foods as emblematic of Creole-Cajun cooking as this shrimp, meat, and rice stew.
Chicken satay and shrimp cocktail are also good options, as you can watch the skewers and tails stack up.
Jambalaya can have sausage, chicken, shrimp, or duck, tomatoes or no tomatoes; gumbo can be thick or thin or dark or light.
"This is who he is," Toback says from an oceanfront hotel suite in Los Angeles, surrounded by plates of shrimp.
When alive, shrimp are a mottled greenish color, but upon being dropped into boiling-hot water they turn red.
"I hope we don't have to have much to do with shrimp," muttered Noll Terry.
Sam produced a strangled noise from his larynx like the cry of a shrimp in pain.
A small creature (Talitra), resembling a shrimp, which abounds on some beaches.
She released him, stooped, and suddenly stood up, a shrimp about eighteen inches long in her hand.
early 14c., "slender, edible marine crustacean," probably from Old Norse skreppa "thin person," from Proto-Germanic *skrimp- (see scrimp). Related to Old English scrimman "to shrink;" the connecting notion is probably "thinness" (cf. Danish dialectal skrimpe "thin cattle"). The meaning "puny person" in English is attested from late 14c.; an especially puny one might be a shrimplet (1680s).
"fish for shrimp," 1801 (implied in shrimping ), from shrimp (n.). Related: Shrimper (1808).
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