1. Food

Chinese Shrimp Recipes

Here are shrimp recipes from Kung Pao Shrimp to Shrimp with Lobster Sauce, Shrimp Fried Rice, and several stir-fries.

Shrimp and Vegetable Stir Fry Recipe
Shrimp and Vegetable Stir-fry - Numerous recipes exist for cooking shrimp in beer. Stir-fried shrimp and vegetables and flavored in garlic and ginger and then finished in a sauce made with Chinese Tsingtao beer, lightly flavored with soy sauce in this recipe from Jaden Hair.

Shrimp With Spicy Chinese Greens
The Chinese greens in this recipe are bok choy, the most popular vegetable in Chinese cooking. Serve Shrimp with spicy Chinese greens over cooked rice for a complete meal.

Honey Walnut Shrimp
Honey Walnut Shrimp – Sweet coconut milk nicely balances tart lemon in this version of the popular restaurant dish.

Shrimp With Coconut Milk
Shrimp With Coconut – a simple sauce made with coconut milk, rice vinegar, and honey adds flavor to a simple shrimp stir-fry.

Shrimp With Garlic Noodles for Two
Shrimp With Garlic Noodles

Shrimp With Chinese Greens Stir fry
Shrimp with Chinese greens - marinated shrimp are combined with bok choy and mushrooms in this easy stir-fry that shows off Chinese stir-frying at its best.

Bow Thai Pasta With Shrimp
The perfect choice for a romantic dinner for two - bow-tie pasta is mixed with a flavorful sauce and quickly tossed with cooked shrimp.

Butter Prawns (Malaysian)
Both Chinese and Indian influences are present in this fusion dish consisting of prawns poached in oil and then gently simmered in coconut milk and seasonings.

Curry Shrimp
Curry paste adds flavor to shrimp, carrot, peas, and red bell pepper in this easy stir-fry.

Curry Shrimp With Nuts
The influence of India can be seen in this recipe for curry shrimp with vegetables, finished off with cashews or peanuts.

Har Gau Shrimp Dumplings
Try this recipe for Har Gow, those wonderful translucent shrimp dumplings served at dim sum.

Honey Walnut Prawns (Honey Walnut Shrimp)
Deep-fried shrimp or prawns tossed with a creamy mayonnaise, lemon juice and honey dressing and served with candied walnuts.

Kung Pao Shrimp
A variation on popular Kung Pao Chicken, replacing the chicken with shrimp and using cashews instead of peanuts.

Salt and Pepper Shrimp Recipe
Shrimp is deep-fried with the shells on, turning them a wonderful orange color, in this popular Cantonese dish. Serve Salt and Pepper Shrimp as an appetizer or main dish.

Salt and Pepper Shrimp Stir-fry
Stir-frying lowers the fat and calories in this variation on the popular Cantonese dish.

Saucy Shrimp Stir-fry
One of my own recipes - a quick and easy stir-fry with carrots and chili sauce.

Sauteed Prawns With Tomato Sauce
A Szechuan dish made with hot bean sauce and ketchup.

Fried Rice With Shrimp
One of my most popular recipes - a simple dish with shrimp and vegetables seasoned with oyster and soy sauce and topped with strips of fried egg. Includes ratings from several readers.

Shrimp Balls Appetizer
A tasty appetizer made with shrimp, Chinese vegetables and seasonings that are deep-fried and served with flavorful dipping sauces.

Shrimp Lo Mein With Three Vegetables
A light stir-fry dish.

Shrimp Toast Recipe
A recipe for shrimp toast - deep-fried bread squares topped with shrimp and seasonings.

Shrimp With Chili Sauce
Hot peppers add spice to this shrimp and asparagus stir-fry in this Chinese shrimp recipe.

Shrimp With Green Tea Leaves
Shrimp with Green Tea Leaves - This elegant dish has its origins in the imperial court of Beijing.

Sizzling Rice With Shrimp - Chinese Cooking
It's fun to listen to the rice crackle and pop as it meets the hot shrimp mixture.

Shrimp Fried Rice
A great recipe for nights when you're looking for a quick way to use up leftovers.

Shrimp Stir-fry With Peas
Oyster sauce adds flavor to this quick and easy stir-fry dish.

Shrimp With Lobster Sauce
The Cantonese version of this dish, made with fermented black beans.

Shrimp with Lobster Sauce (White Sauce)
This is the western version of the recipe, made with a white sauce.

Spicy Egg Foo Yung With Shrimp
Made with a seafood white sauce, this recipe was posted on our forum.

Sweet and Sour Shrimp Recipe
Experience the yin and yang of Chinese cooking in this recipe for "feng shui" sweet and sour shrimp made with brown sugar, rice vinegar and pineapple.

Thousand Corner Shrimp Balls
This popular appetizer can be served as a cocktail hors d'oeuvre or as part of a dim sum brunch. Includes a dipping sauce recipe.

Wontons With Pork and Shrimp Filling
A basic wonton recipe - deep-fry the wontons or boil in soup as desired.

Shrimp in Black Bean Sauce
Shrimp in Black Bean Sauce - Chinese black bean sauce makes the perfect accompaniment to shrimp in this easy stir-fry.

Gluten-free Shrimp With Lobster Sauce Recipe
Shrimp With Lobster Sauce - A few changes turn my recipe for Shrimp With Lobster Sauce into a gluten-free dish.

Szechuan Prawns With Hot Sauce
Szechuan prawns - prawns are coated in an egg white mixture and blanched in hot oil, then coated in a spicy sauce with ginger, garlic, and scallions.

Shrimp With Coconut Milk
Shrimp with coconut milk - marinated shrimp are simmered with plum tomatoes in coconut milk, honey and rice vinegar. A dash of crushed pepper flakes adds the final touch.

Best Shrimp Stir-fry Recipes
Shrimp Stir-fry Recipes - You’ll find recipes here for quick cooking shrimp stir-fries, plus some, like Shrimp with Lobster Sauce, that require a bit more time but are worth the extra effort.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.