Save Recipe Print
Coconut Shrimp with Red Curry Sauce
Total:
50 min
Prep:
25 min
Cook:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings (about 20 shrimp)
Level:
Intermediate
Total:
50 min
Prep:
25 min
Cook:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings (about 20 shrimp)
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

Red Curry Sauce:

Directions

Heat 3 inches of oil in a large deep skillet or heavy pot to 325 degrees F.

In a small bowl, mix the cornstarch, egg whites, salt, and pepper until foamy. Spread the coconut out in a pie dish. Dredge the shrimp with the cornstarch/egg white mixture and shake off any excess. Press the shrimp into the coconut flakes; turn shrimp over and press into coconut again to coat both sides.

Deep-fry the shrimp in batches until the coconut is golden brown, about 2 to 3 minutes. Using tongs or a slotted spoon, remove the shrimp to paper towels to drain. Arrange the shrimp on a platter, serve immediately with red curry sauce and garnish with green onion and mint.

Red Curry Sauce:

Place a small pot over medium heat and coat with the oil. Stir the red curry paste into the pan and fry until aromatic. Slowly pour in the coconut milk and continue to stir to incorporate. Add the lime juice (and 1 of the squeezed out halves for added flavor) and cook for 5 to 10 minutes to thicken. Pour the sauce into a nice serving bowl and serve with the coconut shrimp.

Yield: 1 cup

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Chocolate Waffle Cake 00:46

Make a fun breakfast with this chocolate and raspberry waffle cake.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Linguine with Shrimp Scampi

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Shrimp and Corn Chowder

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Coconut Almond Baked Doughnuts

Recipe courtesy of Samantha Seneviratne

Baked Shrimp Scampi

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Creamy Shrimp Scampi Dip

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Bar Americain's Gulf Shrimp and Grits

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Linguine with Shrimp, Asparagus and Cherry Tomatoes

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Coconut Shrimp

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.