Discussion in 'Non-fish Seafood' started by chief wiggins, Jun 20, 2009.

  1. Has anyone ever smoked shrimp? If so how did it come out?
  2. waysideranch

    waysideranch Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Trillions and trillions. Give it a try. Very easy. Good luck.
  3. dingle

    dingle Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Again...before the "BIG CRASH" I made a smoked shrimp parmesan. Real basic but full of flavor. Started by sprinkling some shrimp with a little garlic, salt and pepper. Into the smoke for approx 20 min. Just long enough to take on a smoke flavor.

    I then covered with a basic spag sauce, three different kinds of cheese and topped with fresh parsley.

    And then back into the smoke until cheese melted, gooey and bubbly.

    Simple yet deeelicious!!
  4. Will do thanx. I will probably try it 1st with the shell on a few different ways. Any preference on temp and time?
  5. desertfox59

    desertfox59 Fire Starter

    keep the shells on because they help keep the shrimp moist. butterfly (through the shells), soak in your favorite marinade, then Smoke with the vents closed almost all the way (again for moisture reasons). When they start to open up and they take on the pink color you know they are done. As far as Temps are concerned, I go as high as I can with my temps on my MES usually about 270 or so. it usually takes me about 40 minutes to 1 hour depending on size and quantity. I use the same utensil I use for my smoked corn off the cob recipe located in the vegetable section.

    Some day I'll post my recipe with pics.
  6. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Thats it dingle I'm running for the shrimp in the frig. that looks abosulutely awsome way to smoke shrimp. We have an in on shrimp since my neighbor has a shrimp boat so there're really fresh. We smoke them all the time mostly just wrapped in bacon. I smoke them with shells on (like desertfox said) with a good spicy marinade and high temp with hickory or mesquite a good heavy smoke. give it a try.
  7. eman

    eman Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member

    Season the shrimp w/ a lil cayanne and CBP and use them to make ABTs.
    Use the half pepper method and stuff half pepper w/ cream cheese lay on a shrimp . wrap w/ bacon and smoke.
  8. div

    div Smoking Fanatic

    looks like a smoked pizza soup ... nice ...
  9. gregandlaurie

    gregandlaurie Fire Starter

    Looks yummy! Shrimp and melted cheese 2 of my favorite things!
  10. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Dingle those shrimp look great...
  11. ronp

    ronp Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Nice idea, looks real good.[​IMG]
  12. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Definetly do that recipe for shrimp I have tried them and it's fantastic.[​IMG]

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