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shrimp in chili crab sauce
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Shrimp in Chili Crab Sauce

Indulge yourself with this delicious and decadently rich shrimp recipe cooked in chili crab sauce.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time7 mins
Total Time12 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Asian
Keyword: aligue, shrimp
Servings: 6
Calories: 251kcal
Author: Bebs


  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 6 cloves garlic - minced
  • ¼ cup crab fat paste (aligue)
  • ¼ cup tomato ketchup or banana ketchup
  • 1 tablespoon fish sauce
  • ½ teaspoon chili flakes - or as desired
  • 2 pounds shrimp - washed and drained
  • ½ cup Sprite / 7-Up
  • green onions for garnishing


  • Heat oil in a pan over medium heat. Saute the garlic until tender and slightly browned.
  • Add the crab fat paste and ketchup and stir until well blended. Season with fish sauce and chili flakes.
  • Add the shrimp and cook for 2-3 minutes stirring until all sides turn pink. Pour in the Sprite/7-Up and let it simmer for another 2-3 minutes or until shrimp are completely cooked.
  • Transfer to a serving dish and garnish with chopped green onions and serve with your favorite pasta or rice.


Calories: 251kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 34g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 418mg | Sodium: 1515mg | Potassium: 195mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 130IU | Vitamin C: 9mg | Calcium: 227mg | Iron: 3mg