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Shrimp Spring Rolls

Updated: Mar 23, 2021

These spring rolls are the FRESHEST and EASIEST meal idea ever! They can be customized to your liking by mix-and-matching each roll by adding your favorite vegetables and proteins.


As a bonus, this is a great family meal idea because everyone can get involved!


Ingredients:

Shrimp Fresh Spring Rolls

For the rolls

  • 4-5 rice paper sheets

  • 4-5 green leaf lettuce

  • 4-5 whole jumbo shrimp, boiled

  • 1 block of dried rice vermicelli noodles, cooked and drained

  • 1/2 carrot, julienned

  • 1/3 cucumber, julienned

  • 1 avocado, sliced

  • Mint

  • Cilantro

  • Green onion, green part only

Nuoc Cham sauce

  • 1 tbsp fish sauce

  • 1 tsp lime juice

  • 1 tsp white sugar

  • 1 garlic clove, minced

  • 1/4 cup cold water

  • 1/2 birds eye chilli

Hoisin peanut sauce

  • 3 tbsp hoisin sauce

  • 1 tbsp peanut butter, melted

  • 1 tsp sesame oil

  • hot water


Instructions:

Preparation

  1. Prepare the veggies by julienning the carrot, cucumber and avocado. Pick and wash the mint, cilantro and lettuce. Cut the green onion into the same length as the rice paper.

  2. In a pot of boiling water, cook the shrimp for 2-4 minutes or until they begin to float. Remove them from the pot, cool it down, then slice each shrimp length-wise in half.

  3. In the same pot of boiling water, cook the vermicelli noodles according to package instructions. When it is cooked, drain and rinse under cold water and set aside.

Assembly

  1. Fill a flat dish with cold water. Submerge the rice paper rolls in the water for 15-20s and place it onto a cutting board or flat surface.