Coconut Curry Shrimp (Mchuzi Wa Kamba)

Total Time
13mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 8 mins

One of many traditional Swahilli-seafood dishes from Zanzibar Island. The use of Indian-style curry is indicative of Zanzibar's history as a crossroads of trade. This recipe comes from mormon.org

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat 2 T. oil in skillet over high heat, sear shrimp for a few seconds, add salt and pepper; reduce heat to medium, add onion and peppers, saute until translucent; add garlic and saute 1-2 minute more.
  2. Add tomatoes, coconut milk,curry, tamarind paste, salt & pepper, bring to a boil; then reduce to low for 6-8 minute.
  3. Serve with rice or boiled potatoes.