Botan Ebi (Botan Shrimp) / ぼたんえび

  • $30.00
Botan Ebi Size
  • Ready stock available for delivery within 24 hours
  • Sashimi-grade
  • Caught in Canadian waters, used in Japanese restaurants (we supply too!)
  • Perfect for sushi, sashimi or chirashi
  • 1KG per box (15-19 pieces) and 230G pack (4 to 6 pieces)
  • Goes best with IkuraUni or topped with Yuzuko (Yuzu shavings)
  • They are clear water shrimps known for their clear and sweet aftertaste
  • Botan ebi is 2 to 3 times the size of Amaebi
  • The head of the Botan ebi can be deep fried after it is lightly coated with potato starch or flour, then served lightly salted with some rock salt. The brain of the Botan ebi is a delicacy of its own.