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Rock Shrimp with Mustard Seeds and Ginger Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Dave & Melissa Dreyer
Added: Saturday, July 16, 2005

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 T. yellow mustard seeds
1 T. peanut oil
2 serrano chiles, seeded and minced
1 1/2 T. finely chopped fresh ginger
1 tsp. minced garlic
4 plum tomatoes, seeded and chopped
1/2 tsp salt
1 1/2 lbs. rock shrimp or medium shrimp, shelled and deveined
1/3 c. finely chopped fresh cilantro
2 T. fresh lime juice

Directions:
Directions:
In a large wok or nonstick skillet, heat mustard seeds and oil over a medium-high flame. When mustard seeds start to pop, add chiles, ginger and garlic. Cook, stirring, until fragrant, about one minute. Add tomatoes and salt; cook until juices are released and mixture is slightly reduced, about 2 minutes. Add shrimp and cook, stirring until firm and pink, 3-4 minutes. Add cilantro and lime juice; toss until ingredients are evenly coated. Serve immediately over basmati or brown rice.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 Minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is is a tasty dinner and only has 170 calories and 5 grams of fat per serving!

 

 

 

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