This how to make easy Honey garlic shrimp in 15 minutes, is a super easy recipe. If you love shrimp you just found your new favorite recipe.
Because shrimp goes together perfectly with honey and garlic. Ready to learn how you can make this easy shrimp recipe at home? Let’s get started!
When you have little time, love shrimp and still want a super delicious, healthy quick and easy recipe then this is your recipe.
What is great about shrimp is it literally takes a couple of minutes to cook. Take out your well-seasoned skillet because today we are making easy honey garlic shrimp.
A skillet will give you great flavors because you get those lovely burned bits. This recipe needs a lot of garlic and onion because every recipe needs an onion.
It is done in no time and when you taste this sweet, slightly sticky and garlicky shrimp recipe you want it every time.
You can use either fresh or frozen shrimp in this recipe. If you want to use frozen shrimp just thaw them before cooking.
If you put them in cold (running) water the shrimp will be ready to cook in minutes. Do not put them in the microwave to thaw. This will affect the shrimp and that is absolutely unnecessary.
Once defrosted it is important to properly clean the shrimp. Get all of the veins out, wash them and pad them dry before putting them in the pan.
Shrimp always reminds me of Asia. It is one of those ingredients that go together great with basic ingredients like onions, garlic, and ginger that gives shrimp an oriental flavor.
Honey garlic shrimp ingredients
This shrimp recipe only requires 7 ingredients so if you like a simple and fast recipe make sure you put these ingredients on your shopping list:
- Fresh ginger
- Soy sauce
- Coconut oil
How to make honey garlic shrimp
Start this recipe with deveining the shrimp, wash and pad them dry. Then heat the skillet over medium heat.
Add coconut oil to the skillet and let it dissolve. You can use olive oil instead of coconut oil. Then it is time to add the shrimp to the skillet.
Cook the shrimp but leave them in the skillet. The shrimp will turn pink. Once they do move the shrimp aside in the skillet so you get a little space in the middle.
Now add the onion to the pan, quickly pan fry it before you add the finely chopped ginger. Then add the finely chopped garlic.
Again stir the onion mixture for a minute. Take out the honey and put it in the skillet then add the soy sauce. Stir a little and then add a couple of tablespoons of water.
Then stir in the shrimp and let it simmer for about 5 minutes and you are ready to serve.
If you like this recipe I am certain you will love this honey garlic chicken thighs even more. Another fast recipe.
Eat honey garlic and shrimp with
I could eat shrimp every day just switch out the side dish and you are good to go. Eat this with:
See how you can make honey garlic shrimp
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This honey garlic shrimp recipe is easy and super fast to make. Use a well seasoned skillet that gives it this recipe a great flavor.
- 200 gram shrimp
- 2 tbsp honey
- 2 tbsp soy sauce
- 3 cloves garlic finely minced
- 1 tsp ginger finely chopped
- ½ onion finely chopped
- 2 tbsp water
- Deveining the shrimp, wash and pad them dry.
- Heat skillet over medium to high heat. Add coconut oil to the skillet and let it dissolve
- Add the shrimp to the skillet. Give the shrimp a little time before you pan fry them
- Move the shrimp aside in the skillet. Now add the onion to the middle of the skillet. Quickly pan fry it before you add the finely chopped ginger and garlic.
- Stir the onion mixture for a minute. Put the honey and soy sauce in the skillet. Stir the shrimp and then add a couple of tablespoons of water
- Simmer for 5 minutes and you are ready to serve
Calories: 116; Fat: 0.1g; Carbs: 16g; Protein: 13.7g;