National Shrimp Scampi Day- April 29th 2016

by - Friday, April 29, 2016

Good Friday Morning Foodies; the weekend is here, yayyyyyy... Today is a Food holiday; it is National Shrimp Scampi Day which means today is your opportunity to eat and enjoy a great meal...or snack.

I love Seafood, I almost put Shrimps in everything lol; so I'll definately be enjoying today :-)

Five Food Finds about Shrimp Scampi

  • The word “scampi” means “shrimp”.  Therefore, “shrimp scampi” is “shrimp shrimp” (or “scampi scampi”).
  • The pistol shrimp can deliver an explosive attack hotter than the surface of the sun and loud enough to rupture a human ear drum.
  • Every shrimp is actually born male, and some develop into females.
  • Some shrimp are actually capable of glowing in the dark.
  • Shrimp can vary in size from 1/2 inch to 12 inches

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