Ana's Grilled Garlic Shrimp over Coconut Rice with Mango Cucumber Salad and Guava Dressing

Total Time:
1 hr 9 min
25 min
20 min
24 min

6 servings

  • Coconut Rice:
  • 3 cups long grain rice
  • 2 cups coconut milk
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 teaspoon coconut oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • Marinated Garlic Shrimp:
  • 2 pounds shrimp, raw
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon black or white pepper
  • 1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar
  • 2 fresh oranges, squeezed
  • 6 cloves garlic, 3 pressed and 3 chopped
  • 6 skewers
  • Mango Cucumber Salad with Guava Dressing:
  • 1/2 cup guava jelly
  • 3 tablespoons any dark vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 4 fresh cucumbers, cut into chunks
  • 1 tomato, diced
  • 1 clove garlic, sliced
  • 4 fresh mangoes, peeled and sliced
  • Pinch black pepper
  • 1/2 cup chopped scallions
  • Coconut Rice:
Coconut Rice:
  • Combine all ingredients in a saucepan. Bring to a boil over high heat, cover tightly, reduce heat to very low, and simmer for 20 minutes. Fluff rice when cooked.

Marinated Garlic Shrimp:
  • Clean and rinse shrimp in cold water. Place in a glass bowl. Add salt, pepper, vinegar, orange juice, and pressed garlic. Cover and let marinate for 20 minutes.

  • Drain marinade from shrimp, add chopped garlic, and arrange shrimp on skewers. Grill until cooked, about 1 1/2 to 2 minutes on each side.

Mango Cucumber Salad with Guava Dressing:
  • In a glass bowl whisk jelly, vinegar, and lemon juice. Fold in cucumber, tomato, and garlic. Add mango, pepper, and scallions to mixture. Toss gently and keep chilled until served.

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