Coriander-Curry Shrimp

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It's like a trip to the Caribbean with this delicious dish. : )


★★★★★ 2 votes

30 Min
20 Min
Stove Top


  • 16 oz
  • 2/3 c
    pineapple-coconut juice (or unsweetened pineapple juice with 1/4 cup sweetened shredded coconut)
  • 2 tsp
  • 1 tsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1 large
    onion, thinly sliced
  • 1
    garlic clove, minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    curry powder
  • 1 Tbsp
    ground coriander
  • 1/8 tsp
    ground cayenne pepper (or red pepper flakes)
  • ·
    salt to taste
  • 1 1/2 lb
    large raw shrimp, shelled and deveined
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh parsley (or cilantro) chopped
  • ·
    lime wedges for serving

How to Make Coriander-Curry Shrimp


  1. in a 6-8 qt. pan, cook vermicelli in about 4 qts. boiling water until al dente - 8 to 10 minutes; or cook according to package instructions. Drain well and tranfer to a rimmed platter; and keep warm. While pasta is cooking - stir together pineapple-coconut juice and cornstarch until blended; set aside.
  2. Heat oil in a wide non-stick frying pan or work over medium high heat. When oil is hot, add onion, garlic and 2 tbsp. water. Stir-fry until liquid has evaporated and onion is soft and beginning to brown (about 5 minutes). Add curry powder, coriander and red pepper to pan; stir to blend. Immediately add shrimp and stir-fry for 2 minutes.
  3. Stir cornstarch mixture well; pour into pan. Stir until sauce is bubbly and shrimp are just opague in center; cut to test, cook 1-2 minutes more. Add parsley (or cilantro) and mix gently but thoroughly.
  4. Spoon shrimp mixture over pasta; garnish with lime wedges. Season with salt.

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About Coriander-Curry Shrimp

Course/Dish: Pasta, Seafood
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Caribbean
Dietary Needs: Diabetic, Low Fat, Dairy Free, Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy

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