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Spicy coconut shrimp with turmeric

  • Gluten Free Diet

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  • Place a wok over high heat.
  • In a bowl add the shrimps, pepper, salt, sugar, olive oil, and mix.
  • Add the shrimps into the hot wok and sauté for 2-3 minutes until they are golden. Transfer into a bowl and set aside.
  • Transfer the same wok on heat.
  • Finely chop the onion, the garlics, and add them to the wok. Sauté at medium heat. Add the thyme, chili flakes, the ginger grated, and sauté for 2-3 minutes.
  • In a mortar and pestle, add the fennel and coriander seeds and crush them until powdered. Add them to the wok.
  • Add the turmeric and sauté.
  • Deglaze the wok with the coconut cream, season with salt and pepper, and boil for 2-3 minutes. Add the shrimps, simmer for 1-2 minutes, and remove from the heat.
  • Serve with the rice, coriander, and lime zest.
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Nutrition information per portion

Calories (kcal)
28 %


Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

Total Fat (g)
49 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

Saturated Fat (g)
120 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

Total Carbs (g)
5 %


The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

Sugars (g)
9 %


Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

Protein (g)
98 %


It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

Fibre (g)
17 %


They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

Sodium (g)
33 %


A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.

*The nutritional chart and the symbols refer to the basic recipe and not to the serving suggestions.

*To calculate nutritional table data, we use software by Nutritics logo

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