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American Version Of Vietnamese Shrimp Rice Cakes Part 2 Of 5

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Ramona Werst shares her recipe for Vietnamese Shrimp Rice Cakes with an American Twist.
Ingredients
  Steamed jasmine rice 1 Cup (16 tbs)
For shrimp topping
  Cooked shrimp 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Oil 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Shallot 1 Tablespoon, minced
  Fish sauce 1 Teaspoon
  Salt To Taste
Directions

GETTING READY
1. In a saran wrap, place the jasmine rice and make a log. Wrap the rice and place in refrigerator for an hour.

MAKING
2. For shrimp topping – in a mortar, place the shrimp and crush with pestle until a shredded consistency is obtained.
3. Heat oil in a shallow pan and add in the shallot. Sauté for a minute.
4. Add in the shrimp and stir well. Season with fish sauce and salt and sauté for another 1 minute.
5. Take out the jasmine log from the fridge and slice into ½ inch thickness.
6. Heat the rice cakes into the microwave.

SERVING
7. Top the rice cakes with shallot oil, shrimp and bean sauce. Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Channel: 
American
Cuisine: 
Main Dish
Course: 
Savory
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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