Today I’m sharing another super simple but sooo delicious summer recipe that I know you’ll love! I’m a huge fan of asian foods and here I have one of my favorite asian inspired sauces paired with Gorton’s Popcorn Shrimp for a fantastic grown up take on this wildly popular seafood delight.
Kids of all ages love the satisfying crunch of these expertly seasoned Popcorn Shrimp. Coated in a golden crispy breading, they’re guaranteed to add a pop of flavor to any meal. Just add a little of my spicy dipping sauce, some noodles and wrap with fresh butter lettuce for an amazingly fresh summer treat!
One 14 oz. package frozen Gorton’s Popcorn Shrimp
1/4 cup soy sauce
3 tablespoons rice wine vinegar
2 tablespoons asian red pepper chili sauce
2 tablespoons sriracha sauce
3 tablespoons sesame oil
1 tablespoon sugar
(optional) sesame seeds & scallions
1 package Udon noodles
How to make Spicy Popcorn Shrimp Lettuce Wraps
- For the spicy dipping sauce whisk together all ingredients (including sesame seeds if using) and place in a small serving bowl. Set aside.
- Bake Gorton’s Popcorn Shrimp according to package directions.
- For the udon noodles, boil 1 cup of water, add the noodles and cook for a few minutes. Drain excess water and set aside to cool. (If using seasoning packets, add, mix well and set aside to cool before serving.)
- Arrange wraps as follows: layer with noodles, shrimp, drizzle with chili dipping sauce and top with scallions. Enjoy!
This recipe is certainly one way to avoid skimping on shrimp! Gorton’s Popcorn Shrimp is an easy and delicious go-to that can feed the whole family and be enjoyed as leftovers throughout the week. In addition to how easy to prep and delicious this recipe is, you can cook some for a quick snack and save the rest for another time.
Gorton’s shrimp is a freezer staple that is preserved for freshness whenever you need them and customizable to whatever you need. Prepare an entire pack like I did for the whole fam or incorporate the shrimp into your meal prep routine. With a fresh taste and a quick cook time, Gorton’s shrimp is an easy way to incorporate more seafood into your diet! Try my recipe, I know you’re gonna love it!
SPECIAL THANKS TO GORTON’S SEAFOOD FOR SPONSORING THIS POST. ALL VIEWS ARE MY OWN.