You are here

Lovers Prawns's picture
  Cornstarch 2 Teaspoon
  Sesame oil 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  White pepper 1 Pinch
  Medium shrimp 3⁄4 Pound, peeled and deveined
  Broccoli flowerets 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Vegetable oil 2 Tablespoon
  Minced garlic 1 Teaspoon
  Shao hsing wine/Dry sherry 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Ketchup 3 Tablespoon
  Rice vinegar/Lemon juice 2 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chili paste/Hot pepper sauce 1⁄2 Teaspoon

Preparation Combine marinade ingredients in a medium bowl.
Add shrimp and stir to coat.
Set aside for 30 minutes.
Bring 2 inches of water to a boil in a medium saucepan.
Add broccoli and cook for 1 1/2 minutes or until crisp-tender.
Drain, rinse under cold running water, and drain again.
Arrange broccoli in center of a serving platter.
Cooking Place a wok or wide frying pan over high heat until hot.
Add oil, swirling to coat sides.
Add garlic and cook, stirring, until fragrant, about 5 seconds.
Add shrimp and stir-fry for 2 minutes or until shrimp feel firm and turn pink.
Remove half of shrimp and set aside.
To remaining shrimp add wine, salt, and pepper.
Stir once, then place shrimp on one side of serving platter.
Return reserved shrimp to pan; stir in ketchup, vinegar, sugar, and chili paste.
Heat through, then place on opposite side of platter.

Recipe Summary


Rate It

Your rating: None
Average: 4.3 (11 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 810 Calories from Fat 366

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 41 g63.5%

Saturated Fat 5.8 g28.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 517.1 mg172.4%

Sodium 1967.9 mg82%

Total Carbohydrates 32 g10.8%

Dietary Fiber 0.37 g1.5%

Sugars 13.1 g

Protein 72 g143.7%

Vitamin A 64.8% Vitamin C 124.8%

Calcium 22.3% Iron 50.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Lovers Prawns Recipe