Chinese Shrimp flavor Hot Pot Base Recipe
We want the hot pot base to have a yummy shrimp flavor without any fishy taste. To achieve the taste, we fried Sichuan pepper, garlic, ginger, cooking wine, and other seasonings to make a strong aroma. Then pour into soup stock and fresh shrimp to add a flavourful taste. When enjoying the hot pot, only shrimp taste, and a perfect combined seasoning soup taste.
10 garlic clove
2 tablespoons fresh red chili
5g Sichuan pepper
6 bowls soup stock
4 shiitake mushroom
500g sliced lamb
6 tablespoons oil
Doubanjiang (broad bean paste)
2 tablespoons Hoisin sauce
1 tablespoon chili garlic sauce
2 tablespoons oyster sauce
1 tablespoon cooking wine
1 teaspoon sugar
1. Use bone soup as the soup stock to achieve the best taste. Or you can use chicken bone soup instead. Using chicken powder is OK but has a fresh aroma.
2. Crushed Sichuan pepper
is not hot spicy. It only adds aroma to the soup and helps to cover all fishy smell of the seafood. No worries if you want to add more.
3. Beef rolls, meatballs, turnip, and fried bean curd are the best ingredients for this hot pot.
Peel garlic and ginger, wash and clean. Remove the stem of green onions, chopped into small pieces, then rinse and clean.
Remove the shrimp’s sand vein. Remove the stem of cabbage and spinach. Wash and clean.
Remove pedicle from the shiitake mushroom. Wash and clean soybean sprout.
Add 2 tablespoons cooking oil. Fry Sichuan pepper over low heat until aromatic. Remove from heat and allow to cool. Crush into small pieces.
Add 4 tablespoons of cooking oil to the wok. When the oil is hot, fry minced garlic over low heat until fragrant.
Add fresh red pepper to stir-fry. Add crushed Sichuan pepper and broad bean paste to mix well.
Add Hoisin sauce, garlic chili sauce, oyster sauce, cooking wine, sugar for seasoning. Stir-fry until aromatic add chopped green onions and minced ginger.
Pour soup stock into the pot. Add the fresh shrimp and bring to a boil over high heat. The shrimp hot pot base is ready.
When enjoying hot pot, bring the hot pot base to a boil. Then enjoy with other hot pot ingredients.