Vikhroli Cucina

A Classic Shrimp Delicacy For A Sizzling Valentine’s Day

12 February 2016 , 0 comments / 1 likes
Tantalise your taste buds with this spicy and flavorsome sizzling shrimp teamed with garlic and red pepper. Be warned of the warm and energizing effects of this seafood aphrodisiac.

This year, make Valentine's Day the most memorable experience for that special someone in your life! Vikhroli Cucina brings you seven quick and easy recipes that can be rustled up throughout the Valentine's week. If you’ve tried and loved our Chilli-Chocolate Fondue, Tabouleh with Pomegranate, and Figs with Cheddar and Spicy Caramel Sauce recipes, you are bound to love this Sizzling Shrimp With Garlic and Red Pepper recipe that we’ve brought for you today.
Ingredients
Shrimp 12-15 small to medium, deveined at room temperature
Extra virgin olive oil 1/2 cup
Garlic 1/2 tbsp, finely chopped
Dried red pepper 1/2 tsp, mildly hot
Hot water 1 tbsp
Salt 1/4 tsp
Chewy country bread 4 to 6 slices

Serves 2

Method
Rinse the shrimp and wipe dry with paper towels. Keep aside. Mix the olive oil, garlic and hot pepper in a pan. Place it on a medium-low flame on the stove. Warm the pan, gradually raising the heat to medium or medium-high until the oil is hot. Continue to cook for 2 to 3 minutes until the garlic sizzles and just turns golden, stirring occasionally. Immediately add the shrimp and cook for 2 to 4 minutes (depending on the size) until they are firm and curl up. Sprinkle with 2 tablespoons hot water and pinches of salt. Serve it immediately from the pot with the bread to soak up the delicious oily sauce.

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Recipe curated by celebrity gastronome Rushina Munshaw Ghildiyal for Godrej Nature's Basket. All ingredients are available at Godrej Nature's Basket.
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