Shrimp Stir Fry Recipe

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Kathryn Published: November 26, 2020 Modified: May 31, 2021

How To Make Shrimp Stir Fry

Make your own homemade shrimp stir fry with our easy-to-follow recipe! It comes in a savory sauce to add a bold flavor to your meal.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 12 minutes
Total: 27 minutes



  • 4vegetable oil
  • 4cupsmixed vegetables
  • ¾lbshrimppeeled and deveined
  • 2garlic clovesminced
  • ½tspfresh gingerfinely chopped or grated
  • green onionfor garnish, optional
  • sesame seedsfor garnish, optional

For Sauce:

  • ½cupchicken brothor water
  • 1tbspsoy sauce
  • 2tbsphoisin sauce
  • 1tspsesame oil
  • 1tbspcornstarch


  1. Whisk together the chicken broth, soy sauce, hoisin sauce, sesame oil, and cornstarch. Set aside.

  2. Heat 2 teaspoons oil over medium heat in a wok or frying pan.

  3. Add shrimp, salt and pepper.

  4. Cook just for 2 to 3 minutes until shrimp turns pink.

  5. Remove shrimp from the pan and set aside.

  6. Heat the remaining 2 teaspoons of oil over medium high heat.

  7. Add the vegetables and cook for 3 to 4 minutes until tender crisp.

  8. Add the garlic and ginger, then cook for 30 seconds more.

  9. Stir in the shrimp and sauce, then cook over medium high for 1 to 2 minutes or until the sauce has thickened.

  10. Serve over rice and garnish with green onions and sesame seeds, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 661.11kcal
  • Fat: 8.29g
  • Saturated Fat: 1.86g
  • Trans Fat: 0.08g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 1.64g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 2.90g
  • Carbohydrates: 65.46g
  • Fiber: 16.75g
  • Sugar: 6.65g
  • Protein: 77.03g
  • Cholesterol: 572.67mg
  • Sodium: 3443.97mg
  • Calcium: 368.77mg
  • Potassium: 1669.99mg
  • Iron: 5.65mg
  • Vitamin A: 1926.74µg
  • Vitamin C: 38.75mg
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