Coconut Shrimp

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Have you ever had the pleasure of having coconut shrimp or prawns from a restaurant? Well, now you can make them right at home with this awesome recipe for Coconut Shrimp! Sometimes you just want the flavour of something you love from a restaurant, but things like these breaded coconut shrimp, can be tough to make at home. Sometimes the batter is a little bit too runny, and sometimes it is too dry, and both have a really hard time sticking onto the shrimp... which makes for a royal mess of non battered shrimp, and some burnt, crispy bits of batter. Not. Good.

But this recipe is the perfect way to get that nice, crispy, perfectly golden brown battered shrimp! Plus, it has that delicious coconut flavour that everyone loves and it will taste just as good if not better than at the restaurant, or any boxed coconut shrimp you buy in the store, because you made it yourself, in your own kitchen and can tweak the flavours to your liking. The author of the recipe on A Family Feast, used coconut milk for the batter as well as the panko bread crumbs. It helped the batter stick together really well and really gave it a nice coconut flavour.

Plus, coconut is so good for you! It has perfect fats, and vitamins and minerals for our bodies, and shrimp are also are great, lean and healthy source of protein, so over all they would be a wonderful addition to any meal. I have made a similar recipe at home before too, and it was so awesome! This recipe looks like the shrimp would turn out even crispier with the awesome light and flaky batter. Will you give this a try as an appetizer or as a part of a meal maybe? Head over to 'A Family Feast' by following the link in the section below for more!

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