You can shell a cooked or uncooked prawns. No matter if cooked or raw, it is best frozen if unshelled but, it is also best to cook while it is still fresh. I don’t have enough preparation time for cooking, I always used shrimps and prawns for my recipe. It’s the best quick meals especially during busy days .This is how to shell fresh prawns.
1. Hold head firmly and twist to remove from body of prawn.
2. Remove shell and legs from body without removing tail shell.
3. Slip tail and remove back vain from prawn.