Honey Chinese Shrimp

Number served:

Ingredients:

  • honey - 1/4 cup
  • raw shrimp (medium-large) - 16 unit
  • red wine - 1/4 cup
  • sesame oil - 2 tablespoon
  • soy sauce - 1 1/2 tablespoon
  • worcestershire sauce (optional) - 1 teaspoon
  • Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce (optional, or substitute any chili sauce) - 2 teaspoon
  • orange juice - 1/4 cup
  • black pepper - 1/4 teaspoon

Directions:

Mix together all ingredients and marinate in the refrigerator for at least one hour.

There are two ways to cook this dish:

1. Barbecue on a grill, occasionally basting with more marinade.

2. Remove shrimp from marinade sauce and fry in a hot non-stick frying pan.

This is good served over brown or white rice with a side of steamed vegetables.

Get creative: based on the statistics of over 100,000 recipes, here are some other ingredients that are commonly used with the ingredients in this recipe that you might want to experiment by adding one or two of the following (amounts adjusted assuming you making 4 servings):

  • hoisin sauce : 1/4 teaspoon
  • rice vinegar : 1/2 tablespoon
  • sherry : 1 tablespoon
  • bean sprouts : 1/4 cup
  • shiitake mushrooms : 1/4 cup
  • fresh ginger : 1 teaspoon
  • fresh garlic : 1 teaspoon
  • yellow mustard : 1/4 teaspoon
  • dijon mustard : 1/4 teaspoon
  • green onions : 2 tablespoon

Approximate nutrients
per serving
(% daily requirement):


  • iron 51%

    orange juice: 1%
    soy sauce: 8%
    red wine: 3%
    raw shrimp: 32%
    honey: 4%

  • sugar 38%

    orange juice: 2%
    honey: 36%

  • sodium 27%

    soy sauce: 25%
    raw shrimp: 2%

  • carbohydrate 14%

    orange juice: 1%
    honey: 13%

  • cholesterol 12%

    raw shrimp: 12%

  • fat_mono_unsaturated 12%

    sesame oil: 12%

  • fat_poly_unsaturated 12%

    sesame oil: 12%

  • vitamin_b12 11%

    raw shrimp: 11%

  • vitamin_c 10%

    orange juice: 10%

  • protein 9%

    soy sauce: 1%
    raw shrimp: 8%

  • copper 8%

    soy sauce: 1%
    raw shrimp: 7%

  • phosphorus 8%

    soy sauce: 1%
    raw shrimp: 7%

  • energy_in_kcal 6%

    sesame oil: 2%
    raw shrimp: 1%
    honey: 2%

  • niacin 6%

    soy sauce: 1%
    raw shrimp: 4%