Shrimp Base


A paste base made from shrimp and natural seasonings. Prepared, this base has the pleasant flavor and aroma characteristic of a shrimp stock. This product is also available without monosodium glutamate (MSG).

Product Usage

Prepare an instant shrimp stock by dissolving product in water. A soup base makes an excellent foundation for creating or seasoning stocks and sauces. Use prepared stock to create home-style bisques, soups and chowders, to enhance pasta dishes, or to season stuffing. Contact RC Fine Foods for recipe ideas or suggested uses.


Product is packaged in resealable HDPE jars or reclosable pails. Each container has a lot code and "packed on" date.

Product Number Package Size Yield
13551 12/1 lb jars 5 gallons/pound
13553 6/1 lb jars
13555 15 lb pail

Product Storage

Refrigerate for best shelf life and flavor. May be frozen.

Shelf Life

1 month (non-refrigerated)
6 months (refrigerated)
May be frozen for longer shelf life.

Ingredient Statement

Shrimp, salt, sugar, monosodium glutamate, potato flour, onion powder, shrimp powder, spices, garlic powder, disodium inosinate and disodium guanylate.


Shellfish (shrimp).

Nutritional Information

Product prepared with water.

 PreparedPer 100 grams (base)
Weight or Serving Size¾ tsp (6 g) – 1 cup100 g
Calories from Fat05
Total Fat0 g0.5 g
Saturated Fat0 g0.1 g
Trans Fat0 g0.0 g
Cholesterol5 mg69.2 mg
Sodium780 mg13,810 mg
Total Carbohydrates1 g22.0 g
Dietary Fiber0 g0.5 g
Sugar1 g17.0 g
Protein0 g8.5 g
Vitamin A0%76.2 IU
Vitamin C0%2.0 mg
Calcium0%44.0 mg
Iron0%1.4 mg

For Percentages of Daily Values, please refer to RC Nutritional Information Formats.