Szechwan Shrimp? Recipe

Looking for an easy Szechwan Shrimp‏ recipe? Learn how to make Szechwan Shrimp‏ using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by nadia77

Makes 3 servings



Don't let some of the ingredients fool you--this spicy shrimp makes a simple, impressive dish, which I usually make for company. For more or less heat, adjust amount of red pepper.

Recipe Ingredients for Szechwan Shrimp‏

4 tablespoons water
2 tablespoons ketchup
1 tablespoon soy sauce
2 teaspoons cornstarch
1 teaspoon honey
1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper
1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1/4 cup sliced green onions
4 cloves garlic, minced
12 ounces cooked shrimp, tails removed

Recipe Directions for Szechwan Shrimp‏

  1. In a bowl, stir together water, ketchup, soy sauce, cornstarch, honey, crushed red pepper, and ground ginger. Set aside.

  2. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Stir in green onions and garlic; cook 30 seconds. Stir in shrimp, and toss to coat with oil. Stir in sauce. Cook and stir until sauce is bubbly and thickened.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 169.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
189
Calories from Fat
52
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.8g
9%
Saturated Fat
1.2g
6%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
221mg
74%
Sodium
669mg
28%
Potassium
305mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
8.6g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
4.5g
Protein
24.6g
Vitamin A 11% Vitamin C 12%
Calcium 6% Iron 22%
* 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
B+
  Good points
  • High in iron
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B12
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
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