Spicy Shrimp With Hot Chili Peppers

Total Time
Prep 45 mins
Cook 10 mins

This is one of the most delicious shrimp stir-fry dishes, even better than any Asian restaurant!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a bowl, combine all marinade ingredients; stir in the shrimp until evenly coated; marinate for 20-25 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, blend together all sauce ingredients.
  3. Slice the chili peppers in half lengthwise, and scrape out the seeds with the tip of a knife, then cut the peppers into 1/4-inch pieces (I use rubber gloves for this, watch your eyes, these are HOT!).
  4. In a large wok or large heavy skillet, over high heat, add in half of the marinated shrimp; stir-fry for 2 minutes, or until the shrimp turns pink; remove.
  5. Heat 1 Tbsp oil in the same wok/frypan, and stir-fry remaining shrimp in the same manner; remove.
  6. Wipe out the pan with a paper towel.
  7. Heat the remaining oil in the same pan.
  8. Add the chili peppers and garlic; stir-fry 10 seconds, or until peppers start to turn brown.
  9. Add in the green onions and bell pepper; stir-fry 1 minute.
  10. Add in the sauce mixture; cook, stirring until sauce boils and thickens.
  11. Stir in the shrimp and sesame oil.
  12. Serve immediately.
Most Helpful

WOW! Very good, will be making again.

Rayvene October 17, 2010

This is so yummy. DH thought that it taste just like all the other stir fried shrimp dishes. :( I thought that this had a WOW! to it Just loved the red chili's added to this hot and spicy dish. :) I also loved the ease in the preparation. Thanks for posting. :)

teresas January 19, 2009

Great tasting recipe. I added in all sorts of vegetables, but used the marinade and sauce recipe. I didn't have chicken broth, so I just used water, and it still had great flavor. Thanks for posting!

LoLoM March 21, 2005