Garlic Shrimp with Sweet Potatoes and Quinoa - Innit

Ingredients

4 Servings

Meat & Seafood

  • Shrimp 1 pound

Canned/Bottled Goods

  • Vegetable Broth 1/2 cup

Produce

  • Ginger Root 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh Garden Thyme 2 sprigs

  • Sweet Potatoes 2

  • Scallions 4 teaspoons

  • Garlic Clove 9 cloves

Spices

  • Kosher Salt 1/2 tablespoon

  • Black Pepper 1 pinch

  • Red Pepper Flakes 1 pinch

Dry Goods

  • Red Quinoa 2/3 cup

Pantry

  • Sesame Seed Oil 1/4 cup

  • Soy Sauce 2 teaspoons

  • Water 1 1/3 cups

Preparation

  1. Sauté Sweet Potato

    Prepare ingredients. Set pan over medium heat for 1 minute. Add oil &w sweet potatoes. Cook & stir until they start to soften, 8-10 minutes. Add broth, green onions, ginger, & garlic. Cook until the broth evaporates & potatoes are tender & browned - about 10 minutes. Season.

    • 1 tablespoon Sesame Seed Oil
    • 1, peeled and cut into 1-inch dice Sweet Potato
    • 1/4 cup Vegetable Broth
    • 2 teaspoons, thinly sliced Scallions
    • 1 teaspoon, minced Ginger Root
    • 2 cloves, minced Garlic Clove
    • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher Salt
    • 1 pinch Black Pepper
  2. Flavor & Boil Quinoa

    Combine all ingredients in large pot & bring to a boil.

    • 1 clove, smashed Garlic Clove
    • 2 sprigs Fresh Garden Thyme
    • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher Salt
    • 2/3 cup Red Quinoa
    • 1 1/3 cups Water
  3. Cover & Simmer Quinoa

    Reduce heat & simmer, covered, for 15 minutes. Remove garlic & thyme. Fluff with a fork.

    • 2/3 cup Red Quinoa
  4. Cook Shrimp

    Prepare ingredients. Set pan to medium heat for 1 minute. Add oil, garlic, ginger & red pepper flakes. Cook & stir until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Add shrimp. Raise heat to medium high & cook until shrimp are opaque, 2 to 3 minutes, stirring often. Add soy sauce & stir to coat. *Serve immediately.

    • 2 tablespoons Sesame Seed Oil
    • 6 cloves, minced Garlic Clove
    • 1 teaspoon, minced Ginger Root
    • 1 pinch Red Pepper Flakes
    • 1 pound, peeled and deveined Shrimp
    • 2 teaspoons Soy Sauce
  5. Serve and Enjoy!

    Pair with good music.

Nutrition

  Amount per
serving
Daily value percentage
Low Calorie 380 kcal  
Total Fat 16.0 g 20%
Total Saturated Fat 2.5 g 12%
Unsaturated Fat 13 g  
Cholesterol 145 mg 48%
Sodium 1820 mg 80%
Total Carbohydrate 36 g 13%
Fiber Total Dietary 4 g 15%
Sugars Total 3 g  
Excellent Source: Protein 21 g 43%
Vitamin C 5 mg 6%
Calcium Ca 115 mg 8%
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By Innit Culinary Team