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Let's Get Together Thai Shrimp Recipe

Let's Get Together Thai Shrimp Recipe

“My husband and I make a point to have at least one ‘date night’ every week. When we eat in, this is our favorite dish. It’s quick and easy, and super satisfying." —Marie Saba, San Antonio, Texas
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Cook: 15 min. YIELD:2 servings

Ingredients

  • 3/4 pound uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice, divided
  • 1 shallot, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh gingerroot
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 10 cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1/2 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1/2 cup reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup light coconut milk
  • 1 teaspoon curry powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 2 tablespoons chopped salted cashews
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro

Directions

  • 1. Sprinkle shrimp with salt, pepper and 1 tablespoon lime juice.
  • 2. In a large skillet, saute the shallot, ginger and garlic in oil for 1 minute. Add shrimp; cook and stir for 2-3 minutes or until shrimp turn pink. Remove with a slotted spoon and set aside.
  • 3. Add tomatoes, mushrooms, broth, coconut milk, curry powder, pepper flakes and remaining lime juice to the skillet. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 8-10 minutes or until mushrooms are tender and sauce is slightly reduced, stirring occasionally. Add shrimp; heat through. Garnish with cashews and cilantro. Yield: 2 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 362 calories, 19g fat (5g saturated fat), 207mg cholesterol, 715mg sodium, 16g carbohydrate (6g sugars, 2g fiber), 32g protein

Reviews for Let's Get Together Thai Shrimp

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stevespillow
Reviewed Mar. 9, 2013

"i have made this dish for several dinners and for friends. it's one of the best dishes i've ever had"

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Trumpetvine
Reviewed Oct. 13, 2011

"This is dish is amazing! I double it every time. I used chicken instead and that worked great!"

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rxxruss
Reviewed Aug. 30, 2011

"This is a fabulous meal! I made it just for myself and had to FORCE myself to save half the meal for later....it was SO tasty."

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davinci817
Reviewed Aug. 28, 2011

"Very nice light flavor."

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ssdrag
Reviewed Aug. 11, 2011

"Excellent! We thought it was really good. I served it with stir fried vegtables. Will triple it and make it for company next time and maybe add some edamame and serve it with potstickers and pad thai."

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KimMancuso
Reviewed Aug. 7, 2011

"We all loved this - even the kids!"

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2lakedwellers
Reviewed Aug. 7, 2011

"I made this last night and we both LOVED it. Only change I made was added more Rajah (hot) curry powder since we like curry. (I heaped tsp. then added approx. 1/4 tsp. after that total). I used fresh ginger - grated.. all the flavors came together so nicely. Cilantro and cashews topped it off.. we will definately have this again and will be using for company!"

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Trumpetvine
Reviewed Aug. 6, 2011

"Fantastic! LOVED it!"

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ronjon3
Reviewed Aug. 5, 2011

"I've spent a lot of time in Thailand. This does not remotely taste like Thai. Poor flavor. We basically hated it."

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stefanier
Reviewed Aug. 3, 2011

"Would make again and again. I made with Salmon as husband is allergic to shellfish- Fantastic"

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rembail
Reviewed Jul. 27, 2011

"This was delicious and spicy ...will definitely make it again...thanks for a great recipe!"

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Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

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