Baked Coconut Shrimp

This sweet, crunchy dish is a tropical treat. The whole family will love coconut shrimp!

Serves: 8Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 30 minutesDifficulty: Easy


Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • ⅓ cup almond flour
  • ½ tsp. ground red pepper
  • 1 tsp. kosher salt
  • 2 tsp. lime juice
  • 2 Tbsp. raw honey
  • ⅓ cup egg whites
  • ¾ cup unsweetened coconut flakes
  • 1½ lbs. extra-large shrimp, shelled and cleaned with tails remaining

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 425°F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • In a small bowl, combine almond flour, pepper, and salt. In a separate bowl, mix lime juice and honey and stir. Continuously stirring, add egg whites to lime-honey mixture.
  • Place coconut in a thin layer on a flat dish. Dip each shrimp first into the almond-flour mixture, then in the egg-white mixture, and then roll in coconut.
  • Place on baking sheet. Bake 10–15 minutes or until coconut appears lightly toasted.