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Brine Tender and Sweet Shrimp


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Serves | Prep Time 40 | Cook Time 12

Ingredients

2 quarts water
1/4 Cup Kosher Salt
1/4 Cup Sugar

Soak 30-40 Minutes

Drain, Rinse and Cook.


Always remember when you cook shrimp if you overcook them they become rubbery and tough.



Shrimp cook in a matter of minutes, like 4 minutes a side. They will turn a nice pink color, don't cook more than 10 minutes total.



I hate the precooked shrimp worse than poison, does that tell you how good they are.


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Notes

This brine works excellent for a tender and sweet shrimp every time.

A dash of local for every season
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