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Jade and Coral Almond Shrimp

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“This was one of the first recipes I found (who knows where?) when I decided years ago that I really liked shrimp. I usually serve this over rice for a very pretty, colorful dinner. It's also good when made with scallops instead of shrimp.”

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  1. Combine marinade ingredients and pour over shrimp.
  2. Let shrimp marinate for 10 minutes while assembling remaining ingredients.
  3. Heat 1 T oil in a large frying pan.
  4. Add almonds to oil and stir-fry for 2 minutes or until browned and crisp, then remove almonds from pan.
  5. Add green or red pepper to pan and stir-fry for 2 minutes.
  6. Add green onion to pepper and stir-fry for an additional 2 minutes.
  7. Remove pepper and onion from pan and set aside.
  8. Heat remaining 1 T oil in skillet until hot.
  9. Remove shrimp from marinade (reserve marinade) and stir-fry for 2- 3 minutes or until shrimp turns pink.
  10. Add reserved marinade, pepper and onions, peas, and water, and stir-fry for an additional 2 minutes more, until peas are heated through.
  11. Top with reserved almonds before serving.

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