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Asian Cherry Shrimp Recipe

Asian Cherry Shrimp Recipe

Combing the classic flavors of sweet and sour, you'll love this simple, quick recipe, from Jane Baker of Lansing, Michigan. The tart, juicy cherries are an excellent addition to this traditional meal
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:2 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 cup cherry pie filling
  • 4 teaspoons cider vinegar
  • 4 teaspoons brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/2 medium green pepper, cut into thin strips
  • 1/2 cup sliced water chestnuts
  • 1/2 pound cooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1-1/2 cups hot cooked rice

Directions

  • 1. In a large saucepan, combine pie filling, vinegar, brown sugar and ginger. Cook over medium heat until filling is hot and bubbly. Add the green pepper, water chestnuts and shrimp. Cook over medium heat 4-5 minutes longer or until shrimp are heated through (do not over cook). Serve with rice. Yield: 2 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1-1/4 cups shrimp mixture with 3/4 cup rice equals 488 calories, 2 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 172 mg cholesterol, 201 mg sodium, 86 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 27 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.