Grilled Jumbo Shrimp With Coconut Milk-curry Sauce Recipe

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Grilled Jumbo Shrimp With Coconut Milk-curry Sauce Recipe
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Tagged: Barbecue


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To make curry sauce: Heat oil in medium saucepan over high heat. Add shallots, lemon grass, and garlic; saut� for 2 to 3 minutes. Add curry powder and saut� for 2 minutes longer. Add coconut milk, coriander, sugar, fish sauce, lime juice, tamarind paste, salt, and cloves. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes or until thickened. Reserve.
Season shrimp with salt and pepper. Lightly brush shrimp with oil and place in centre of cooking grate. Grill 4 to 8 minutes until shrimp turn pink and opaque in thickest part, turning once halfway through grilling time.
To serve, spoon some sauce on serving platter. Arrange shrimp on sauce and sprinkle with the basil and cilantro. Serve with remaining sauce.


  • For the curry sauce:
  • 3 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 2 tbsp minced shallots
  • 2 tsp minced lemon grass
  • 1 tsp minced garlic
  • 2 tbsp curry powder
  • 14-ounce can coconut milk
  • 1 tbsp ground coriander
  • 1-1/2 tsp sugar
  • 1 tsp fish sauce
  • 1 tsp lime juice
  • 1 tsp tamarind paste
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 whole cloves
  • 20 jumbo shrimp (about 2 pounds)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Vegetable oil for brushing shrimp
  • 2 tbsp coarsely chopped basil
  • Cilantro sprigs

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