Shrimp scad :- Commonly known as Vatta Paara and Chemmen Paara in Kerala. Surprisingly, name of this fish in not related to Shrimps in any way. Yet, the high quality, firm flesh of Shrimp Scad is very popular for its delectable taste. Perhaps, that’s why people of yore made the connect with the delicious Shrimp.
|Scientific Name||Alepes djedaba|
|Health Benefits||Shrimp Scad is heart healthy and is good source of Proteins, nutraceuticals, iron, zinc and manganese and calcium.|
|Nutrient Information||Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|