Chef John

490 RECIPES

30+ years of experience in the culinary industry

Steamed Shrimp With Garlic

Garlic shrimp with thinly sliced fries is a classy dish that satisfies your cravings for comfort food. the pungent, savory garlic flavor harmonizes with the light, sweet taste of the shrimp. sprinkled with diced pepper, this is a flurry of colors that are not only elegant but also delectable.

Turn mealtime into a joyful experience
CUISINES: Chinese
LEVEL: EASY
TIME: 35 min
SERVING: 2 People
INGREDIENTS:
  • 8 Jumbo Tiger Prawns
  • 【Fried Garlic Oil】
  • ¼ cup Cooking Oil
  • cup Garlic, Minced (1cup for fry, ¼ cup for mix)
  • 1 tbsp Oyster Sauce
  • ½ tsp Sugar
  • ½ tsp Salt
  • ¼ tsp White Pepper
  • 1 tbsp Cornstarch Mixture (1 to 2 Ratio of Cornstarch to Water)
  • 【Garnish】
  • 1 large White Sweet Potatoes
  • 【Garnish】
  • 1 tsp Red Thai Chili Peppers
  • 1 tsp Green Onion, Chopped
LET'S START
Step 1
Step 1
Step 1
Cut tiger prawns.
Step 2 【Fried Garlic Oil】
Step 2 【Fried Garlic Oil】
Step 2 【Fried Garlic Oil】
Turn on medium heat and put oil in a pot. Pour in the 1 cup garlic, deep fry until golden brown.
Step 3
Step 3
Step 3
Put half of the fried minced garlic and the other half of the raw garlic in a bowl.
Step 4
Step 4
Step 4
Add oyster sauce, sugar, salt, white pepper, and starch water. Mix well and set aside.
Step 5
Step 5
Step 5
Shred the white sweet potatoes and put them on a plate.
Step 6
Step 6
Step 6
Put the fresh shells on the sweet potatoes.
Step 7
Step 7
Step 7
Pour the 【Fried Garlic Oil】on the fresh shells.
Step 8
Step 8
Step 8
Steam on high heat for 8-10 minutes.
Step 9
Step 9
Step 9
Then take it out and sprinkle with red pepper rings and chopped green onion.
Step 10
Step 10
Step 10
Add a little bit of hot oil to complete.
Step 11
Step 11
Step 11
Enjoy!