Sweet and Sour Shrimp Recipe
Sweet and Sour Shrimp Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Sweet and Sour Shrimp Recipe

Publisher Photo
Tired of you usual shrimp recipes? Canned cherry pie filling adds convenience to this delightful dish that takes only minutes to prepare.—Cherry Marketing Institute.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES:4 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can (21 ounces) cherry pie filling
  • 3 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 3 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 green pepper, cut into thin strips
  • 1 can (8 ounce) sliced water chestnuts, drained
  • 1 pound shrimp, peeled, cooked and deveined
  • Hot cooked rice

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 370 calories, 2 g fat (trace saturated fat), 172 mg cholesterol, 204 mg sodium, 63 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 24 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a saucepan, combine pie filling, vinegar, brown sugar and ginger; mix well. Cook over medium heat until filling is hot and bubbly. Add green pepper, water chestnuts and shrimp. Cook over medium heat for 4-5 minutes or until shrimp are heated through. Do not over cook. Serve over rice.
Originally published as Sweet and Sour Shrimp in Taste of Home June/July 1993, p19

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 370 calories, 2 g fat (trace saturated fat), 172 mg cholesterol, 204 mg sodium, 63 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 24 g protein.

Light-Bodied White Wine

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

Reviews for Sweet and Sour Shrimp

AVERAGE RATING
   (2)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (2)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
Reviewed Jun. 26, 2011

"I also added 2 tbsp soy sauce, and some garlic"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Feb. 17, 2009

"A little bland."

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Sep. 30, 2008

""

Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
 

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT