Taste the Lone Star Difference

Taste for yourself what Texans, culinary connoisseurs and chefs already know: When you want the BEST, you want wild caught gulf shrimp from Texas. It's a difference to be experienced - with each bite you'll understand why Texas gulf shrimp are worth asking for.


Wild-caught in the blue waters off the shore, Texas shrimp are well known for great flavor and extraordinary taste. Nothing else comes close.


Texas is one of the top producers of quality, wild caught shrimp in the nation, consistently providing large, flavorful shrimp to grocery stores and restaurants nationwide. Texas also produces oysters, snapper, and other seafood for retailers and consumers around the nation. Texas seafood generates $846 million in sales and provides 14,134 jobs for Texans.  


The Texas Department of Agriculture helps market and promote this unparalleled Texas product through the Texas Shrimp Marketing Program. For all the scoop, including where you can buy Texas shrimp across the state, call TDA's Texas Shrimp Hotline at (877) TX-CATCH. And remember to check back at this site frequently for the latest recipes and events spotlighting the catch of Texas!