Shrimp with Green Curry Recipe


Nutrition

Cal/Serving: 135
Daily Value: 7%
Servings: 4

Low-Sodium
Kidney-Friendly, Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Wheat-Free
Fat9g14%
Saturated0g1%
Trans0g0%
Carbs11g4%
Fiber3g11%
Sugars7g0%
Protein2g3%
Cholesterol0mg0%
Sodium32mg1%
Calcium45mg4%
Magnesium24mg6%
Potassium194mg6%
Iron2mg9%
Zinc0mg2%
Phosphorus36mg5%
Vitamin A497IU10%
Vitamin C9mg14%
Thiamin (B1)0mg4%
Riboflavin (B2)0mg4%
Niacin (B3)1mg3%
Vitamin B60mg6%
Folic Acid (B9)28µg7%
Vitamin B120µg0%
Vitamin D0µg0%
Vitamin E1mg7%
Vitamin K27µg34%
Fatty acids, total monounsaturated1g0%
Fatty acids, total polyunsaturated0g0%
Have a question about the nutrition data? Let us know.

Exclusive from The Daily Meal

Pretzel Peanut Butter Cups
This recipe comes from Sally's Baking Addiction, by Sally McKenney. Homemade peanut butter cups...
Sautéed Kale with Dried Plums and Coconut
Fresh kale sautéed with cumin, mustard seed, chili flakes, ginger and California dried plums...
Pumpkin Waffles with Wheat Germ
Spice up your morning routine with these quick and easy waffles. Kretschmer added pumpkin for a...

Christopher Testani

This dish always seems to get a "wow" when we serve it. It also takes less than 15 minutes to make, thanks to jarred Thai green curry paste, which is one of our pantry staples. Yes, fresh curry paste is superior, but we can’t always find lemongrass, Thai ginger, Kaffir lime, and bird’s eye chiles, and grinding them is a whole ‘nother story. Recommended brands include Mae Ploy and Maesri. Feel free to substitute different vegetables, such as thinly sliced carrots, sugar snaps, or frozen peas, in place of the green beans.

Click here to see 5 Recipes That Are Keepers

Click here for the 10 Seafood Recipes You Can Make in Less Than 15 Minutes 

3.666665
Ratings6

INGREDIENTS

  • 1/2 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 2 tablespoons jarred Thai green curry
  • 1 teaspoon anchovy paste
  • One 13.5-ounce can unsweetened coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon dark brown sugar
  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled, deveined, and cut into bite-size pieces
  • 1/2 pound green beans, cut on the diagonal into bite-size pieces
  • 2 scallions, sliced on the diagonal
  • Fresh lime juice, to taste
  • Steamed rice, for serving
  • Sriracha or hot sauce of your choice, for serving (optional)
  • Handful of cilantro, roughly chopped, for serving (optional)

DIRECTIONS

In a large skillet, heat the oil over medium heat. Add the curry paste and anchovy paste and cook, stirring constantly, until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Add the coconut milk and brown sugar and stir to combine. Simmer, stirring occasionally, until the sauce thickens slightly, about 3 minutes.

Add the shrimp and green beans and simmer, stirring occasionally, until the shrimp are almost cooked through, 2 to 3 minutes. (Shrimp get rubbery when overcooked, so it’s better to remove them from the heat a little early and let the residual heat finish cooking them. You can always return them to the heat for another minute or 2 if you find them too rare.)

Stir in the scallions and a generous squeeze of lime juice, then check the seasonings. (If the curry and anchovy pastes didn’t provide enough salt, add some.) Serve the curry with steamed rice, Sriracha, and/or cilantro, if you like.

 

 

Recipe Details

Servings: 4
Total time: 10 minutes
Cuisine: Indian

Be a Part of the Conversation

Have something to say?
Add a comment (or see what others think).


Post a comment

Add a Comment

Upload a picture of yourself no larger than 3MB, please see Terms for details
CAPTCHA
Please answer this Captcha to prove you are human
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.
CAPTCHA
Please answer this Captcha to prove you are human