Singapore-style cabbage bowls with curried shrimp and spiced almonds

In order to bring you the best organic produce, some ingredients may differ from those depicted.

Singapore-style cabbage bowls with curried shrimp and spiced almonds

Singapore-style cabbage bowls with curried shrimp and spiced almonds

Gluten-Free Friendly, Dairy-Free, Soy-Free, Paleo, Mediterranean, Lean & Clean, Pescatarian, Diabetes-Friendly, Carb-Conscious, Spicy, <600 Calories, Protein Plus

2 Servings, 420 Calories/Serving

20 Minutes

This is our riff on Singapore-style noodles but with a few twists and turns. Instead of using traditional rice vermicelli, we give you a tasty version with stir-fried cabbage, shrimp, and curry powder for that earthy flavor we love. 

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1 bag serves 2 (2 bags serve 4)
Sunbasket is proud to source the organic ingredients indicated below. On the rare occasion we are unable to meet our organic promise, we'll put a note in your bag.
  • 1 organic yellow onion
  • 1 wedge organic green or other cabbage (about 7 ounces)
  • Shellfish options:
  • 8 ounces wild Gulf shrimp
  • 10 ounces wild jumbo shrimp
  • 10 ounces wild sea scallops
  • 1½ teaspoons curry powder
  • ⅓ cup almonds
  • Sunbasket curry spice blend (curry powder - granulated garlic - ground turmeric - ground ginger - cinnamon)
  • Sunbasket stir-fry blend (coconut aminos - toasted sesame oil - garlic - ginger)
  • 2 ounces organic shredded carrots

Nutrition per serving

Calories 420, Total Fat 26g (33% DV), Sat. Fat 3g (15% DV), Trans Fat 0g, Cholest. 160mg (53% DV), Sodium 600mg (26% DV), Total Carb. 27g (10% DV), Fiber 7g (25% DV), Total Sugars 9g (Incl. 3g Added Sugars, 6% DV), Protein 23g
Contains: Tree Nuts (almond, coconut), Sesame (sesame)

Sodium does not include pantry salt; for reference, ⅛; teaspoon kosher salt per serving averages 240mg (10% DV). Not a significant source of trans fat. Packed in a facility that handles all major food allergens* and gluten.

*Milk, Eggs, Fish, Crustacean Shellfish, Tree Nuts, Peanuts, Wheat, Soybeans, Sesame.


2-serving instructions (4-serving modifications in red)

Wash produce before use


Prep the vegetables and shellfish

  • Peel and thinly slice the onion.
  • Cut away any core from the cabbage; thinly slice the cabbage.
  • Rinse and drain the shellfish. Pat dry on a paper-towel-lined plate. Season with salt, pepper, and as much of the curry powder as you like.


Toast the almonds

In a large frying pan over medium heat, warm 1 teaspoon [2 tsp] oil until hot but not smoking. Add the almonds and curry spice blend and toast, stirring often, until lightly browned and fragrant, 2 to 4 minutes. Transfer to a plate to cool. Do not clean the pan.


Cook the shellfish

In the same pan used for the almonds, warm 1 to 2 tablespoons oil over medium-high heat until hot but not smoking. 



Add the shrimp and cook, turning once, until firm and cooked through, 1 to 2 minutes per side for regular shrimp, 2 to 3 minutes per side for jumbo shrimp. 



Add the scallops and cook without turning until golden brown on one side and starting to turn opaque, 2 to 4 minutes. Turn and continue cooking for about 30 seconds for translucent or 1 to 2 minutes for opaque. 


Transfer the shellfish to a plate. Do not clean the pan.


Cook the vegetables

In the same pan used for the shellfish, if dry, add 1 to 2 tablespoons oil. Warm over medium-high heat until hot but not smoking. Add the onion, season lightly with salt and pepper, and cook, stirring occasionally, until softened, 3 to 4 minutes. Add the stir-fry blend and cabbage (the cabbage in batches if needed) and cook, stirring occasionally, until the cabbage is crisp-tender, 2 to 3 minutes. Stir in the carrots and remove from the heat. Season to taste with salt and pepper. 


Transfer the cabbage mixture to individual bowls. Top with the shellfish and almonds and serve. 

Kids Can!
  • Measure the oil for cooking.
  • Time the cooking.
  • Top the dish with the almonds.