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Coconut Shrimp Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Lisa Armentrout
Added: Wednesday, December 26, 2007

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
5 large shrimp
3 tablespoons flour
1/2 egg
3 tablespoons beer
Salt and pepper
Sugar
1/2 cup shredded coconut
1 cup frying oil

Directions:
Directions:
Remove skin from shrimp, leave tails attached. Butterfly shrimp 1/2 way, dust with flour. Mix flour, egg, beer, salt, pepper and sugar creating a batter. Dip shrimp into batter without dipping the tails, then dip into coconut. Refrigerate for 15 minutes minimum. Heat oil to 325 degrees. Deep fry until shrimp is slightly brown. Do not overcook or shrimp will be tough.

 

 

 

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