Nilasing na Hipon Recipe

This Nilasing na Hipon Recipe can be simply translated as Drunken Shrimp. It was called such because the shrimp needs to be marinated in wine or liquor prior to cooking. This dish can be an appetizer and a main dish at the same time.

A popular menu in many Filipino restaurants, especially eateries in night markets, this Nilasing na Hipon Recipe is as good as what you can get in these places. The good thing about making this yourself is that you can limit the amount of alcohol or choose the type of wine that you will be using.

Remember: alcohol evaporated during the cooking process; all that is left is the taste of the wine. you should not be alarmed when trying this Nilasing na Hipon Recipe.All you need to do is to enjoy it. I recommend a sour dip for this dish, such as vinegar. “Sinamak” or plain “sukang paombong” is best. If you have “pinakurat” vinegar then taht is even better.

Try this Nilasing na Hipon Recipe and let me know what you think.

Nilasing na Hipon

Nilasing na Hipon Recipe

Ingredients

  • 1 lb shrimp
  • 2 cups white wine
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp ground black pepper
  • 3 cups cooking oil

Watch the cooking video:

Cooking Procedure

  1. Marinade the shrimps in wine (or liquor) for 30 to 40 minutes
  2. Place the flour, salt, and pepper in a clear plastic bag and mix well by shaking
  3. Put the shrimps in the plastic bag and shake until all the shrimps are coated with flour
  4. In a deep pot or pan, put-in the cooking oil and deep fry the shrimps until the shrimps floats
  5. Remove from the pot and place in a plate with napkin or paper towel to absorb the excess oil
  6. Serve hot with vinegar. Share and enjoy!

Number of servings (yield): 4


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Comments

  1. i love to eat but i’m not expert in cooking.this helps me a lot to improve my talent in cooking.i love shrimps and crabs too!do you have any easy and convenient recipes for this stuff?hope you can help me!thanx!

  2. i particularly love shrimps. happy to see some recipes here. just wanna ask if there’s any other substitute for wine or liquor. my husband is a muslim. any form of alcohol is forbidden.

  3. thanks for the reply. il certainly try that :-)

  4. thank you very much to all the recipe’s you shared, this help me alot lalo na sa trabaho. My co-workers love to get together after work or during long week-end ginamit kong mga recipe mo for our potluck(bring your own baon). Just wondering, is your website in Philippines?

  5. ask ko lng kung kinakain po ba ungbalat at ulo ng nilasing
    na hipon…inosente po kc eh…sori!!!

    hope 2 ur reply!!!
    god bless nd more power!!!

    fr. tokyo japan

  6. i checked all all your recipes and it looks good and interesting… i hope so soon from your site… i’ll be as good as you are.

  7. Yes, vinegar with onions and thai chili yung ginamit kong sauce. Do whatever you want marie, I believe na ok rin yun. It’s always good to experiment :)
    Sige ma’am, gagawin din natin ang Maja Blanca.

  8. maria erwhina says:

    hahahaha i enjoyed reading your comment!=)im also curious to know kung bading nga ba ang hipon?? hehehe

  9. Thanks for posting this recipe. It’s shrimping season here in FL and I’ve been looking for shrimp recipes.

    I tried doing this one and I couldn’t get the flour coating to stick to the shrimp. What is the technique in doing this?

    This has always been my problem… be it with camaron rebusado, calamares, or any breaded/flour coated recipes.

  10. thanks kuya van for sharing kuya di ka batlga nagdedeveinng shrimp sanakuya pati continental cuisines lalo na sa soup and sauces mafeature po dito sa sites mo fave site ko na po to eh

  11. Hi Vanjo,

    I’m just wondering if you used medium sized shrimp. Sa Pinas kasi madaming maliliit na hipon, which i prefer to use sa nilasing na hipon. I haven’t tried yung malalaki…para kasing mas hard yung shell. Can you please advise…thanks!

  12. Hi, your site is really helping me. Thankyou! : )

  13. christine joy says:

    yes! i love nilasing na hipon

  14. Lecs, I see where you are coming from. Nilasing na hipon can’t be called as such if no alcohol is involved. A better alternative is pineapple juice. You can marinade the shrimp in pineapple juice before frying. Now we need a name for that recipe :)

    Hope this helps.