Get restaurant-quality cuisine right in your own kitchen with this shrimp recipe that is packed with Thai flavors.

Laraine Perri
Recipe by Cooking Light

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Recipe Summary

total:
40 mins
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Bring first 4 ingredients to a boil in a saucepan. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 15 minutes. Remove from heat; let stand 10 minutes. Fluff with a fork.

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  • Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Coat pan with cooking spray. Add shrimp; sauté 3 minutes or until done. Remove shrimp from pan; keep warm. Spoon coconut cream (the thick part from top of the can) into pan using a slotted spoon. Add curry paste; cook 2 minutes or until liquid almost evaporates, stirring constantly.

  • Stir in remaining coconut milk, fish sauce, and sugar. Reduce heat to medium; simmer 10 minutes or until sauce thickens, stirring frequently. Add bell pepper; toss to coat. Increase heat to medium-high; cook 5 minutes or until crisp-tender. Add shrimp; cook 1 minute or until thoroughly heated. Remove from heat; stir in lime juice. Spoon 1 cup rice onto each of 4 plates; top each serving with 1 cup shrimp mixture.

Nutrition Facts

330 calories; fat 9.8g; saturated fat 6.7g; mono fat 0.9g; poly fat 1.1g; protein 32.4g; carbohydrates 28.8g; fiber 1g; cholesterol 220mg; iron 4.4mg; sodium 865mg; calcium 83mg.