Shrimp Glazed Tamarind


Shrimp Glazed Tamarind
Your rating: None Average: 4.7 (10 votes)
Author: tum
Date: 11-20-11
Servings: 2-3
Prep Time: 15 minutes
| More

Recipe Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons oil
  • 2 lbs of large uncooked shrimp/prawns, shells removed (this is equal to about 24 shrimps)
  • 1 medium onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 garlic clove minced
  • 2 tablespoon chopped cilantro
  • 3 tablespoon tamarind from a pliable block
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon Sriracha
  • 4 tablespoons palm sugar
  • 1 tablespoon fish sauce

Recipe Steps:

  • In a small sauce pan, bring the tamarind, water, Sriracha, palm sugar and fish sauce to a boil. Simmer until thickened to consistency of light syrup, about 3 minutes.
  • Heat 2 teaspoons oil in a wok or large skillet over high heat. Add onion slices, cook until onions begin to soften; stirring constantly for about 10 minutes. Add the shrimp, cilantro and garlic. Cook shrimp 3 minutes or until just pink. Turn off the heat and add the tamarind sauce. Serve immediately.

Serving Size: 2-3
Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Rate this Recipe:
Your rating: None Average: 4.7 (10 votes)
Comments (0)
Login to post comments