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Stir Fried Shrimp Recipe

Looking for an easy Stir fried shrimp recipe? Learn how to make Stir fried shrimp using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by ivorycate

Makes 6 servings



From the Thousand Recipe Chinese Cookbook

Recipe Ingredients for Stir fried shrimp

2 lbs shrimp
1 tbsp ginger root, minced
1/4 cup cornstarch
2 tsp salt
3 stalks celery
4 cloves garlic
4 tsp soy sauce
4 tsp white wine
8 tbsp water
3 tbsp canola oil

Recipe Directions for Stir fried shrimp

  1. Shell, devein, and butterfly shrimp. (Leave tail segments intact.)

  2. Mince ginger root; then add to shrimp, along with cornstarch and salt. Toss to coat.

  3. Mine celery; crush garlic. Combine soy sauce, sherry, and water.

  4. Heat oil. Brown garlic and discard. Add shrimp; stir-fry until pinkish (about 2 minutes).

  5. Add minced celery and black pepper; stir-fry 2 minutes more. Quickly stir in soy-sherry mixture and stir-fry another minute. Garnish with blanched, toasted almonds and serve at once.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 203.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
242
Calories from Fat
78
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
8.7g
13%
Saturated Fat
1.0g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
295mg
98%
Sodium
1321mg
55%
Potassium
321mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
6.3g
2%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
0.3g
Protein
32.1g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 7%
Calcium 7% Iron 27%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in iron
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B12
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in cholesterol
  • Very high in sodium
  • Contains alcohol
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