Coconut Shrimp with GF Panko

Coconut Shrimp with GF Panko

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2lb large shrimp (peeled and deveined--about 22 shrimp)
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 cup panko (recipe posted June 25)
  • 1 cup sweetened, shredded coconut
  • 1/2 cup Baking Free gluten-free All Purpose Four
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup Thai sweet chili sauce

Optional

  • 4 tablespoons pineapple & mango jelly

Directions

Step 1
Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Line a rimmed baking pan with parchment paper.
Step 2
Combine panko and oil in a frying pan over medium heat and toast until golden brown, about 2 minutes. Transfer to a shallow dish and allow to cool. Then combine with shredded coconut.
Step 3
Sprinkle shrimp with salt and pepper.
Step 4
Add paprika to flour and mi together. Whisk eggs in a shallow bowl until foamy.
Step 5
Dredge each shrimp in the flour to coat completely. Pat off excess flour. Then dip into the beaten eggs and finally coat with the coconut and panko mix. Press the coconut and panko mix on the shrimp to be sure they adhere.
Step 6
Place shrimp in a single layer on the prepared baking sheet and bake, turning once until coconut is golden and shrimp are cooked through, about 15-17 minutes.
Step 7
Mix chili sauce and jelly with a spoon. Serve on on the side with the shrimp. Makes 22 or so coconut shrimp.