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Sinigang na Hipon Recipe

Try our Sinigang na Hipon Recipe (Sour Shrimp Soup) and let us know what you think. Enjoy!
Course Main Course, Soup
Cuisine Filipino
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Servings 6
Author Kusinerong Pinoy


  • 1 kg shrimp
  • 12 pcs tamarind sampaloc
  • 1 big onion diced
  • 3 pcs big tomatoes quartered
  • 2 pcs radish sliced
  • 1 bundle sitaw string beans
  • 1 bundle kangkong cut into 2" long
  • 3 pcs long green pepper
  • 5 cups rice wash water
  • Salt or Patis to taste


  • Boil Tamarind in rice wash or water to soften. Pound and extract all juices and set aside.
  • In a casserole, boil rice wash or water, Tamarind juice, onions, tomatoes and Radish.
  • Lower fire, add in Shrimps, Kangkong, Sitaw and green long pepper. Simmer for 5 minutes.
  • Season with salt and patis. Serve hot.