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Shrimp Mango Curry - Cooking from Coconut Lagoon's Cookbook

Finally cooked up this delicious Shrimp Mango Curry from Chef Joe Thottungal's cookbook Coconut Lagoon. Chef Thottungal's restaurant, Coconut Lagoon is located in Ottawa - which just so happens to be where we are living at the moment. I first experienced Chef Joe's delicious cooking when I came to Ottawa for the Food Bloggers Conference in 2018. When I moved here in February, we went to Coconut Lagoon for dinner a few times bringing family and friends. Needless to say, I was excited when I found out that Chef Joe was launching his first cookbook.

Dan and I had the pleasure of attending the Coconut Lagoon cookbook launch party, which of course featured amazing dishes from the cookbook. The cookbook is about Chef Joe's cooking journey that led him to open a restaurant in Ottawa, which celebrates the food from his homeland, Kerala. 

Since I had eaten the Shrimp Mango Curry several times at Coconut Lagoon's restaurant, I decided that this would be the recipe I started …

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