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Shrimp & Broccoli Stir Fry

Course Dinner
Cuisine Asian
Keyword Garlic Shrimp Stir Fry, Shrimp & Broccoli Stir Fry, Shrimp and Broccoli Stir Fry
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 2 servings
Calories 482kcal
Author Heather

Ingredients

For the Stir Fry Sauce

  • 2 tbsp soy sauce *use Tamari for gluten free needs
  • 1/2 tbsp oyster sauce
  • 2 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 3/4 cup chicken broth
  • 6 large garlic cloves *minced or crushed, about 3-4 tbsp
  • 1/2 tsp powdered ginger
  • 1 tbsp corn starch

For the Stir Fry

  • 1 lb large shrimp *shelled, deveined and cleaned
  • 5 cups broccoli florets
  • 1 bunch green onions *roughly chopped
  • 2 tbsp sesame oil (divided) *1 tbsp for shrimp, 1 tbsp for broccoli
  • served over cooked brown rice or quinoa *optional

Instructions

  • Clean and prepare shrimp. Refrigerate until needed. 
    Clean and cut broccoli into florets. 
    Chop green onions. 
    Whisk together all ingredients for sauce. Set aside.
  • Place a wok or frying pan over highest heat setting. Add 1 tbsp of oil. When pan begins to smoke add shrimp and stir fry tossing occasionally until cooked, about 3-4 mins. Transfer to a large bowl.
  • Place wok or frying pan back over highest heat setting. Add oil and when pan begins to smoke toss in broccoli florets and stir fry until bright green, about 3-4 mins. Toss in green onion the last min of cooking broccoli. Transfer to same bowl as shrimp.
  • Place pan back over highest heat. Whisk sauce again and add to pan. Cook stirring occasionally until sauce begins to thicken. This will take anywhere from 1-4 mins depending on the strength of heat source. 
    Turn off heat and add shrimp and broccoli back to the pan. Toss well. 

Notes

*Please use as many organic ingredients as possible. 
**Preparation time does not include defrosting of shrimp or making of rice. 

Nutrition

Calories: 482kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 56g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 572mg | Sodium: 3293mg | Potassium: 1078mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 1537IU | Vitamin C: 223mg | Calcium: 466mg | Iron: 8mg