Wild king prawn tails
£9.40 £11.70
350g / 10-12 prawns

Wild king prawn tails - 10-12 prawns

Frozen
£9.40 £11.70 *
Buying Guide
10-12 prawns / 350g / 10+ available
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Product Information
  • About 10-12 shell-on prawn tails per pack
  • Don't be fooled by their natural red colour - these prawns need to be cooked
  • One pack would serve two good sized main portions

This is a good-sized wild king prawn. They're from Argentina and are naturally red: they're raw and need cooking. If you are grilling these tails it's best to leave the shell on to protect the meat from the intense heat. Did we mention the taste? Darling, it's wild. It's divine. Because these are wild prawns processed at sea, you're getting them with the "vein" aka the intestinal tract. This is harmless after cooking but you will probably want to remove it from larger prawns. To remove the vein remove the shell or snip down the back with scissors to expose the back of the prawn. With a sharp knife run a shallow incision down the back of the prawn and rinse away the vein under cold water. 

How you've been using our wild king prawn tails...

  • "Best we have tasted for a long time... ordered a few times... never disappointed!! Taste delicious dipped in Panko breadcrumbs!"
  • "These were absurdly good - we cut the shell down the back, deveined them (5 minute process) and pan fried them for 12 minutes and they were just cooked through and absolutely perfect."
  • "Fantastic! Ordered 3 packs between 6 of us and they went down a storm. Really large prawns and cooked them on bbq grill very easily."
Key Properties
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Ingredients

Prawns, Antioxidants (E223) (Sulphites).

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Buying Guide
Price per kilo £26.86/kg

 

Serving guide: 50-100g starter or 150-230g main

79 Kcals/100g (low)

Best before: 24 months from freezing

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These prawns are raw and will need deveining

Delivery Info

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Under £40 £5.90
Over £40 FREE

     

  • Order by 12pm for next day delivery
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  • Delivery Monday to Sunday
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Surcharge Type Charge
Saturday & Sunday +£3.40
Remote Postcodes* +£20

*We use Royal Mail Special Delivery, which costs £26.60. 

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2nd class

from £3.20

2-4 day delivery

1st class

from £3.80

1-2 day delivery

 

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Glossary
Temperature
Frozen Stored frozen at -22C
Chilled Stored at 2-5C
Ambient Stored at room temperature

 

Source
The area where the fish was caught or farmed

 

Wild or Farmed
 Wild  Fish that are caught from their natural habitat
 Organic  Organically farmed and certified by the soil association
 Farmed  Fish that have been bred on a commercial fish farm

 

Prepared
Raw This product has not been cooked in any way
Cooked This product has been cooked, and is ready to eat
Cured This product has been smoked or otherwise preserved
Reheat This product has been prepared and only needs to be heated up to eat.

 

Catch Method
Hand pole & line Caught using the traditional fishing rod and line
Longline Caught using a long line that has baited hooks and floats attached along its length
Dived Hand caught using divers
Foraged Caught by foraging along the beach
Pots & Traps Caught using stationary pots or traps that are placed along the ocean floor.
Dredges Caught using a net with a heavy steel frame that is dragged along the ocean floor.
Gill netting Caught using a curtain of netting that hangs in the water using floats. Usually does not touch the ocean floor.
Seine net Caught using a ring of netting in the open ocean with floats at the top and pinched at the bottom.
Trawled Caught using a large fishing net dragged behind a fishing boat
Netted Caught using any of the types of netting
Recipes
Tempura prawns with radish, ginger and cucumber salad

Tempura prawns with radish, ginger and cucumber salad

A classical Japanese tempura to impress your guests, king prawns combined with a crunchy fresh radish, ginger and cucumber salad. The perfect addition to your Japanese night.

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