In a time crunch and looking for a quick meal? This Asian and Mexican fusion shrimp dish will be ready in a matter of minutes. Salty soy sauce is balanced by the super spicy Tabasco sauce and bitter ginger puree. Cornstarch helps thicken the blended sauce and helps it stick to the shrimp during the cooking process. Serve warm over a cup of white rice, Asian noodles, or in a bowl by themselves for a low carb option.


  • 15 large shrimp (or prawns)
  • 6 spring onions (with leaves, or 2 onions)
  • 2 teaspoons cornstarch
  • water (10 cl.)
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons chili paste (or tabasco)
  • ground ginger (to taste)


  1. Peel the shrimp, leaving the tail.
  2. Finely chop the onions and stalk, or thinly slice the ​​onions
  3. Mix cornstarch with water in a bowl.
  4. Heat the wok and sear the onions.
  5. Add the prawns and brown on high heat.
  6. Sprinkle with soy sauce and hot sauce; sprinkle with ginger.
  7. Add the cornstarch and stir until thickened.
  8. Serve hot.
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