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If desired, run a small paring knife along the back outer side of the shrimp to remove the intestines (the black dot seen here). While most restaurants perform this step, it is not necessary.

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jspeed jspeed 7 years
thanks for this info. last time i did it at home, I removed intestines from about half, but it took SO LONG that I gave up on the other half. I was a bit worried though that we could get sick from it, even though it was being cooked... Phew!
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