devein devein

Definition(s):

  • (v) remove the dark dorsal vein of (a shrimp)

Usage(s):

  • He produced a series of literate cookbooks and debunked such myths as the need to wash mushrooms, devein shrimp and press garlic.

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  • Spaghetti with sauteed shrimp and sugar snaps

    Serves 4, with leftovers 2 pounds uncooked medium shrimp in their shells, rinsed Salt and pepper, to taste 3 cups water 1 pound spaghetti 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 large shallots, chopped 1 pound sugar snap peas, strings removed, pods cut on the diagonal 1/3 cup creme fraiche 2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil 1. Peel and devein the shrimp, reserving ...        
    on August 6, 2013     Source: Boston.com

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