Recipe by Southern Living July 2010

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Credit: Southern Living

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prep:
20 mins
fry:
2 mins
total:
22 mins
Yield:
Makes 6 servings
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • If frozen, thaw shrimp according to package directions. Peel shrimp, leaving tails on; devein, if desired.

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  • Stir together flour, next 3 ingredients, and 1/4 tsp. salt in a medium-size shallow dish or pie plate. Whisk egg whites in a small bowl until slightly foamy. Stir together coconut, macadamia nuts, and breadcrumbs in another medium-size shallow dish or pie plate.

  • Dredge shrimp in flour mixture; dip in egg whites. Dredge in coconut mixture, pressing coconut mixture onto shrimp. Place shrimp on a large baking sheet.

  • Pour oil to a depth of 1 inch in a large 6-qt. Dutch oven; heat over medium-high heat to 350°. Fry shrimp, 5 to 6 at a time, 1 to 2 minutes or until golden brown. Drain on a paper towel-lined baking sheet. Sprinkle hot shrimp with remaining salt.

  • Place Warm Tropical Salsa in a serving bowl; place bowl in center of a serving dish. Arrange shrimp around salsa. Serve warm.

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