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B.D. Judge Seafood Makes A Big Splash With Georgia Grown



B.D. Judge Seafood was recently inducted into the Georgia Grown program as of July 1st 2015. Georgia Grown prides their program on marketing and economic development of locally grown Georgia products by bringing together producers, processors, suppliers, distributors, retailers, agritourism and consumers.

The Judge shrimp boat uses short drag times to ensure less damage to the shrimp. Once the best shrimp are chosen, the shrimp are immediately frozen onboard to preserve the highest quality freshness. B.D. Judge shrimp are free of any chemicals unless sodium bisulfate is requested by the customer.

gallery-029“Every BD Judge shrimp is protected by our guarantee of being the freshest, sweetest wild caught shrimp you can buy. When you purchase shrimp from BD Judge, you have the assurance of knowing every shrimp is wild caught”.

Customers have the option to buy Jumbo White Shrimp or Brown Shrimp (when in season) on the online store. To purchase, click HERE

To add a burst of flavor to the already deliciously fresh BD Judge Shrimp, use this zesty recipe courtesy of the Food Network 

Herradura Tequila Lime Shrimp Skewers 

Total Time: 17 mins || Yield: 4 servings

Inactive: 1 min
Prep: 10 min
Cook: 6 min


-1 cup Herradura Tequila
-1/2 cup freshly squeezed lime juice
-1 ounce freshly chopped cilantro leaves
-1/2 fresh red onion, chopped
-Salt and pepper
-12 medium raw BD Judge shrimp


Combine all marinade ingredients and marinate the shrimp for 30 minutes. Place them on skewers and grill for 3 minutes on each side.

*If using wooden skewers, make sure to pre-soak them in water for at least 30 mins.

Recipe courtesy of Travis Twining


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