How to make Mango And Shrimp Stir Fry -

An unusual yet delectable dish - marinated shrimps stir fried with garlic, ginger and onion and finished off with ripe mango cubes.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe has featured on the show Khanakhazana.

Main Ingredients : Ripe mangoes (पके हुए आम), Shrimps (श्रिंप/ छोटे झींगे)

Cuisine : Chinese

Course : Main Course Seafood

Mango And Shrimp Stir Fry

Mango And Shrimp Stir Fry Recipe Card


Some say Chinese cuisine is 400,000 years old going back to the Peking Man and his use of fire. Some other accounts of the history of Chinese cuisine takes the beginning to the Chinese stone age. However today Chinese cuisine enjoys the distinction of being the most popular in the world.
All this furore about Chinese food can make one wonder what is so special about this cuisine.  To put it in one word it is wholesome.  It has the characteristics of being nutritious, economical, balanced and delicious. It cannot be gainsaid that Chinese food is popular the world over and it can be adapted into our modern lifestyles as the strong link between diet and health of body, mind and spirit is epitomized in Chinese cookery. We all desire harmony in our lives and this works on the ancient Taoist principle of Yin and Yang in which balance and contrast are the key. Each Chinese dish reflects a balance of taste, texture, aroma and colour. Be it sweet, sour, pungent, hot, salty or spicy – all the six basic flavours are incorporated deftly in all Chinese dishes.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Mango And Shrimp Stir Fry Recipe

  • Ripe mangoes 1/2 inch cubes 2 medium

  • Shrimps shelled and devined

  • Salt to taste

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • Soy sauce 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 1 tablespoon

  • Whole dry red chilli crushed 1

  • Sesame oil (til oil) 2 tablespoons

  • Garlic crushed 4-6 cloves

  • Ginger grated 1 1/2 inch piece

  • Onions diced 2 medium

  • Red capsicum cut into thin strips 1 kilogram


Step 1

Add salt, lemon juice, half tablespoon of soy sauce, cornflour to the shrimps and mix. Add half of the crushed red chilli and mix.

Step 2

Heat sesame oil in a wok. Add crushed garlic, grated ginger and sauté on high heat. Add onion and red capsicum strips and continue to sauté. Add the remaining soy sauce and a little water.

Step 3

Stir and cook on high heat. Add marinated shrimps and toss. Add a little water and cook for two minutes.

Step 4

Adjust salt and turn off heat. Add mango cubes and mix.

Step 5

Garnish with the remaining crushed red chilli and serve immediately.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

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