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海鲜生姜酱炒虾

Oh, sorry about the title.  Sometimes I forget what language I'm talking or writing in.
Obviously from the title, I'm talking about Fried Shrimp with Hoisin Ginger sauce.

This is really good.  My harshest critic (SWMBO) gave it two thumbs up.  It is different than a normal stir fry in that you stir fry the shrimp, but spoon the veggies and sauce over the shrimp after it it plated.  

I got the recipe from my favorite new book ... Asian Sauces and Marinades .


First, make the hoisin garlic sauce.  It's made up of hoisin sauce, minced garlic, rice wine, soy sauce and pureed ginger.

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Next, saute red pepper and onion in peanut oil for about 5 minutes

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In the meantime, marinate the shrimp in corn starch, egg white, and salt for an hour

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Combine the veggies and sauce and simmer while frying the shrimp

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Fry the shrimp

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Plate and enjoy.

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Dripping Springs, Texas.
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  • henapplehenapple Posts: 12,856
    Salado?
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
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  • U_tardedU_tarded Posts: 1,239
    Outstanding! Very well done and I like the step by step pics.
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  • henapple said:
    Salado?
    Good idea.  Maybe.
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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 6,184
    The sauce looks really good. How would the shrimp be different if sauteed? Did it stay crispy after being sauced?

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
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  • PendejoPendejo Posts: 22
    edited October 2013
    Nice
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  • caliking said:
    The sauce looks really good. How would the shrimp be different if sauteed? Did it stay crispy after being sauced?
    Cal,
    The shrimp never was crispy.  I didn't fry it in a batter so there wasn't a crust.  It would probably done just as good sauteed.  I think the sauce made the dish.  It had a slight sweet taste with the boldness of the hoisin sauce.  Hard to explain.
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    Gateway to the Hill Country

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  • I misread the title at first - I thought is said soilent green.
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  • Chris_WangChris_Wang Posts: 1,253
    Very nice

    Ball Ground, GA

    ATL Sports Homer

     

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  • Looks great.
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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 6,184
    VI - did you buy the hoisin sauce, if so what brand or from which store? All of those flavors sound like ones we would enjoy. 

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
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  • I missed the dinner bell again.  ;-).  looks so very good.
    Eggin in SW "Keep it Weird" TX
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  • Now that's awesome!
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  • caliking said:
    VI - did you buy the hoisin sauce, if so what brand or from which store? All of those flavors sound like ones we would enjoy. 
    Cal,

    Hoisin sauce is the only sauce that I like the store bought sauce better than homemade.  I made it once, and although good, I really like Lee Kum Kee brand better.


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  • SmokinDAWG82SmokinDAWG82 Posts: 1,704
    Sounds wonderful, I might saute some broccoli with the veggies!  Bookmarked
    LBGE
    Go Dawgs! - Marietta, GA
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  • ringkingpinringkingpin Posts: 235
    edited October 2013
    that looks tasty! why not do the veggies in the wok too?
    "Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are."
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  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 6,646
    You, Sir, take Asian food to a whole 'nother level. So jealous. I need to work on that.

    Richardson, Texas

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  • Village IdiotVillage Idiot Posts: 6,947
    edited October 2013
    @Griffin Ahh, thanks buddy !

    @ringkingpin You could do the veggies in the wok, but I think the idea here is to meld the veggies with the hoisin ginger sauce.  After caramelizing the veggies, you simmer the onion and pepper with the sauce while the shrimp is cooking.  A much longer process than if you did a regular stir fry.
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  • great job !!!!
    2 Large Eggs and a Mini 2 Pit Bulls and a Pork shoulder or butt nearby and 100% SICILIAN
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  • That looks REALLY good...drool..

    In the  Hinterlands between Cumming and Gainesville, GA
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