Simple Coconut Shrimp

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Ingredients

1 lb Oyster Bay Shrimp, peeled and deveined

1/3 cup Flour

2 Large eggs, beaten

3/4 cup Panko bread crumbs

1 cup sweetened shredded coconut

Salt

Pepper

Vegetable Oil

 

 

Preparation

Prepare three medium bowls, one with flour salt and pepper, second with 2 beaten eggs, third with panko bread crumbs and coconut in the third.

Dip each shrimp into the flour combination, then eggs and lastly coat the shrimp in the coconut mix, applying light force to ensure flakes stick. Make sure the shrimp is coated in coconut generously. Set each dressed shrimp aside on a plate as you continue the process with the remaining.

In a large skillet, add enough oil to coat the bottom of the skillet. On medium heat, fry the coconut shrimp in batches so that the pan is not crowded, flip to uncooked side after about 2 minutes to fry opposite side.

Once finished with each batch, place cooked shrimp on a plate covered with paper towels to absorb remaining oils. Serve with your favorite dipping sauce and enjoy!