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Bang Bang Shrimp Dip

Spicy shrimp dip that will be a hit at your next party.

Quick Facts

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 5 to 8 minutes
Cool Time: 30 minutes
Yield: 12 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon butter OR margarine
  • 1/4 cup diced onion
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 cup Karo® Light Corn Syrup
  • 1/4 cup Thai chili sauce
  • 6 to 8 ounces frozen small cooked shrimp OR 1 can shrimp, drained
  • Dash Sriracha hot sauce
  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro

Directions

  1. Heat butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat.  Add onion and garlic; cook for 2 to 3 minutes until softened but not browned.  Add Thai chili sauce and corn syrup.  Bring to a boil and cook for 1 to 2 minutes until syrupy.  Add shrimp and cook 2 to 3 minutes until shrimp is hot.  Remove from heat, stir in hot sauce and cool for 30 minutes.
  2. Spread cream cheese on serving platter with a raised lip.  Pour sauce over cream cheese and sprinkle with cilantro.  Refrigerate if not serving immediately.
  3. Serve with crackers or mini rice cakes.