Sauteed Shrimp with Peppers
2 small red and/or green sweet peppers, cut into thin strips
1/4 cup sliced green onions
1 clove garlic, minced
1/2 pound fresh or frozen shrimp
1/2 cup canned sliced water chestnuts
2 tablespoons apricot preserves
1 tablespoon light or regular soy sauce
1 teaspoon toasted sesame seeds
1 cup hot cooked rice or orzo
Thaw shrimp, if frozen. Peel and devein shrimp. Coat an unheated
medium skillet with nonstick cooking spray. Heat skillet over medium
heat. Add red and green pepper, onions, and garlic; cook for 3 to 4
minutes or until tender.
Add shrimp and water chestnuts. Cook and stir for 3 to 4 minutes or
until shrimp turn pink. Remove from heat.
Stir in apricot preserves and soy sauce. Sprinkle with sesame seeds.
Serve over rice.