Shrimp Balls w/ Orange Sauce

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Total Time
45mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
30 mins

These are a great appetizer for any occasion. The sauce will go well with any seafood.

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Prepare Orange sauce and set aside.
  2. Finely chop the shrimp and water chestnuts.
  3. In a medium bowl,lightly beat eggs.
  4. Stir in the shrimp mixture, green onions, cornstarch, ground ginger,salt, white pepper, and sesame oil.
  5. Shape mixture into balls.
  6. Preheat the oven to 175 degrees.
  7. In a wok, or heavy skillet, heat oil to 375 degrees or until a 1 inch cube of bread turns golden brown in 1 minute.
  8. Fry 8-10 shrimp balls at a time in hot oil.
  9. Cook for 50-60 seconds or until golden brown, turning 2 or 3 times.
  10. Drain on paper towels and keep hot in preheated over or warming platter.
  11. Orange Sauce: In a small bowl, combine all the sauce ingredients.
  12. Stir to blend.
  13. Pour the Chinese mustard and orange sauce in separate bowls.
  14. Arrange the cooked shrimp balls on a platter or in a serving bowl.
  15. Serve with bamboo skewers or wooden toothpicks for dipping balls into mustard and sauce.
  16. Makes 50-60 shrimp balls.