prawns uncooked in the shell

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prawns uncooked in the shell

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has anyone any ideas where i can get hold of some uncooked prawns there seems to be a shortage of this variety around these parts tried the usual supermarkets fish stalls in the market etc etc



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kingcrab wrote:has anyone any ideas where i can get hold of some uncooked prawns there seems to be a shortage of this variety around these parts tried the usual supermarkets fish stalls in the market etc etc

hi king crab i get mine from tesco mate but with no heads

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so you can use normal prawn from tesco for bass and cod. i always thought they were already cooked :-/

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cheeks1991 wrote:so you can use normal prawn from tesco for bass and cod. i always thought they were already cooked :-/
no you can get raw prawns

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Post by cheeks1991 »

oh right. how do use them on a rig? and what fish are they best for ? also whens the best time of year to use them?

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Damn i was gonna ask the same question as cheeks pmsl =))

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cheeks1991 wrote:oh right. how do use them on a rig? and what fish are they best for ? also whens the best time of year to use them?
hi cheeks and smithy
i use raw prawns all year round but mostly in winter with black lug for the cod 2 or 3 black lug and 1 or 2 prawns on a pennal pulley rig all so i use bits for tip off for plaice and dabs and use bait elastic it's said it's the nearest thing to crab

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Post by cheeks1991 »

cheers mate ill give them a go in halfterm and let you know how i get on

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