Sesame Shrimp

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Sesame Shrimp

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 1
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 131.3
  • Total Fat: 2.5 g
  • Cholesterol: 165.8 mg
  • Sodium: 507.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 8.1 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.6 g
  • Protein: 18.8 g

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Introduction

OH MAN, this is restaurant good! OH MAN, this is restaurant good!
Number of Servings: 1

Ingredients

    Shrimp, cooked, 3 oz
    Honey, 1 tsp
    Ginger, ground, 1 tsp
    Chili garlic paste, 1/4 tsp
    Sesame Seeds, 1 tsp
    Soy Sauce, 1 tsp

Directions

Mix together Honey, Ginger, Chili Garlic Paste, and Soy Sauce.
You can use raw or cooked shrimp, toss it in the mixture and let it sit while you toast sesame seeds.
Spray a pan and toss in the mixture. Stir fry till heated through, or pink if you started with raw shrimp.
Plate and sprinkle with sesame seeds.
Excellent with shredded, steamed cauliflower, steamed broccoli, or rice.
*****edit***
Today for only an extra 75 cals I added 1/2 c snow peas, some thinly sliced onion and yellow bell pepper, 1 clove garlic, and a bit of soy sauce. Satisfying bowl of YUM.

Number of Servings: 1

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user NINEOF12.

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TAGS:  Fish | Asian | Asian Fish |

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  • Incredible!
    7 of 7 people found this review helpful
    "Divinely spiced" according to my honey, the avid shrimp fan. I sauteed them with sliced mushrooms, bell pepper and scallions and served over quinoa. Will be repeated in our house for sure, and I look forward to trying it with other proteins. Thank you! - 11/8/10

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  • Incredible!
    6 of 10 people found this review helpful
    I substituted Thai Red Curry paste for the chili paste and it was delish! If you use raw shrimp to start with then you have less chance of overcooking the meat and turning it rubbery. - 5/6/08

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  • Incredible!
    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
    Perfect! I couldn't find the paste and used 1 tsp of sweet chili sauce instead. I tossed in a clove of minced, sauteed garlic to make up for the missing paste. - 3/29/08

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  • Very Good
    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
    This was VERY tasty. We placed the warm shrimp mixture over a cup of baby spinach for a "warm salad." Also added snow peas, red peppers, and a bit of onion. Very versatile - will try again with a bit of peanut butter taste. - 1/19/11

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  • Incredible!
    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
    I used agave nectar instead of honey and added some soy sauce to offset the sweetness. You can use sriacha sauce (rooster sauce) for the chili garlic sauce. And I used ginger paste. It turned out tasty. - 2/11/10

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