Sun Shrimp

Litopenaeus Vannamei

Common Names: Pacific White Shrimp

AVAILABILITY Fresh

SEASONAL AVAILABILITY

Year Round Availability

CATCH and COUNTRY of ORIGIN

Aquaculture, Tank Raised, USA

SIZING

Sizes 16-20 Head on, U 13 Head on, 26-30 Head off

FLAVOR PROFILE

Mild, clean flavor with firm texture and small flake. Low fat content. Raw shrimp are light brown to grey and cook up with a bright red exterior and white interior.

COOKING TECHNIQUES

Grilling, Roasting, Broiling, Pan Searing, Frying, Steaming, Poaching,  Smoking, Ceviche.

PRODUCT INFO

Sun Shrimp® are proof that we can culture delicious, all natural seafood in the US and do so sustainably. Sun Shrimp® are available fresh all year round. Due to our limited production output, we will only accept new customers who value and appreciate this new class of American-cultured, fresh, natural shrimp.

How Sun Shrimp® Are Cultured Sun Shrimp are cultured in our state of the art, completely
bio-secure facility located in Florida, USA. We only use Specific Pathogen Free shrimp stocks. The shrimp are reared in artisan water which is seeded with beneficial algae and bacteria. The shrimp are continuously cared for. When they reach maturity, they are harvested and immediately chill killed in an ice bath. Within minutes they are taken to our onsite packing plant. Here they are quickly washed, graded and packaged fresh on ice, ready for immediate shipment to you. Only Sun Shrimp are truly fresh and available every day of the year.

Our culturing methods and facilities are completely sustainable with no negative impact on the environment. All culture water is reused and recycled on-site. No chemicals or medicines are ever used, Sun Shrimp are healthy for you and will be there for future
generations. Best of all they are cultured in the US. Sun Shrimp are truly sustainable US seafood.