Crispy Shrimp Balls with Garlic Sauce

barbara lentz


great little appetizer or snack. Love the garlic dipping sauce.


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4 to 8
15 Min
5 Min
Deep Fry


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1 lb
uncooked shimp peeled and deviened
4 oz
can water chestnuts drained and choppd
1 Tbsp
soy sauce
1 tsp
each minced ginger, minced onion, sherry or shaxoing wine
1/2 tsp
sesame oil
1/4 tsp
white pepper
1 large
2 Tbsp
1 1/4 c
panko bread crumbs
oil for frying


6 clove
garlic minced
1 Tbsp
canola oil
1 Tbsp
each soy sauce and oyster sauce
2 Tbsp
rice vinegar
1 tsp
chili garlic sauce
1/4 c
brown sugar
1 Tbsp
1/2 c

How to Make Crispy Shrimp Balls with Garlic Sauce


  • 1Shrimp balls
  • 2throw everything for shrimp ball except panko and oil in food processor and pulse to a paste. Place in freezer 15 minutes. Roll into balls and dredge in panko. Deep fry at 325 degrees until browned Serve with garlic dipping sauce
  • 3Garlic Sauce
  • 4Add oil to pan and saute the garlic 30 seconds. Add the remaining ingredients except cornstarch and water. Cook one minute. Mix the water and cornstarch together and add to pan to thicken sauce. Serve with shrimp balls

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About Crispy Shrimp Balls with Garlic Sauce

Course/Dish: Seafood Appetizers, Seafood
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Asian

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