How do you clean black tiger shrimp?
0:101:23How to PEEL, CLEAN & DEVEIN PRAWNS and ShrimpYouTube
Do I need to wash deveined shrimp?
Rinse the shrimp with clean water, if needed, and rest them on a paper towel to dry. Shrimp is completely edible without removing the vein, once cooked. Deveining them just makes them look nicer, and eliminates poop-shoot worries.
Is the vein in shrimp poop?
Lets start with deveining. The dark line that runs down the back of the shrimp isnt really a vein. Its an intestinal track, brown or blackish in color, and is the body waste, aka poop. It is also a filter for sand or grit.