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Authentic Shrimp with Chili Sauce in 15 Minutes

Authentic Shrimp with Chili Sauce in 15 Minutes

You can really make this in 15 minutes.

Ingredients: 2 servings

Shrimp
14
・Katakuriko
As needed
Chili Sauce:
・Ketchup
3 tablespoons
・Weipa (or any other Chinese condiments)
1/2 tablespoon
・Doubanjiang
1 teaspoon
・Water
70 ml
・Sugar
1/2 teaspoon
■Oil
As needed
■Grated garlic (tubed)
1.5 cm
■Minced Japanese leek
As needed (optional)

Steps

1. Peel and devein the shrimp. Rinse with water, then pat dry with a paper towel. Coat with katakuriko.
2. Mix all ingredients to make the chili sauce. (Even if it doesn't mix evenly, it will be fine when you stir-fry it later.)
3. Add lots of oil, garlic, and Japanese leek into a frying pan and stir-fry over low heat. When it's fragrant, add the shrimp.
4. When both sides of the shrimp becomes pink, add the ingredients for the chili sauce. It's ready to eat when the sauce becomes slightly thick!
5. *If you're using any spices other than Weipa, the amount of salt may differ. Please taste and adjust measurements of the condiments accordingly.

Story Behind this Recipe

I was aiming for a simple and yet very tasty recipe! This is my own variation of a recipe that was taught to me by a friend.