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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 2
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 306.3
  • Total Fat: 15.4 g
  • Cholesterol: 331.5 mg
  • Sodium: 381.4 mg
  • Total Carbs: 4.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.2 g
  • Protein: 36.0 g

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Grilled Shrimp Skewers

Submitted by: ASULLYTN
Grilled Shrimp Skewers

Introduction

Quick and easy grilled shrimp Quick and easy grilled shrimp
Number of Servings: 2

Ingredients

    Marinade:

    2 cloves garlic, minced
    1 tsp lemon zest
    2 tbsp olive oil
    1/4 cup orange juice
    1/4 cup finely chopped fresh cilantro
    1 tsp chili powder
    16 jumbo shrimp, peeled and deveined

Directions

Combine ingredients in a large freezer bag; shake for 1 minute. Refrigerate 1 hour.

Skewer shrimp and grill over medium-high heat (or broil) until pink (about 2 minutes per side).

Serve with pineapple-corn relish (separate entry)

Number of Servings: 2

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user ASULLYTN.






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  • Incredible!
    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
    Excellent! Will go on the regular menu. Thanks. - 6/27/10

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    This was an excellent marinade for shrimp and we will make this again!! Had with brown rice and separate veggie skewers...YUM! - 6/4/10

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    Delicious! I also used this to marinate chicken - 6/1/08

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  • I made more shrimp, so I increased the amounts. Instead of orange juice I used half as much lemon juice, squeezed one lime on the shrimp, used 3/4 of the amount of cilantro, and instead of the chili powder used 1/2 tsp of cayenne pepper. They were great! - 1/15/12

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  • Used lemon juice and water instead of OJ. and no oil.
    Wonderful for Dukan Diet! - 6/5/11

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  • this recipe was easy and yummy- we are eating so much more fish and this was so easy - 3/14/11

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  • We made these the other nigth for a crowd...I doubled teh recipe for a pound of shrimp and left out the cilantro because several of us don't like it. Everyone loved it! - 9/26/10

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  • Had this for summer - quick and easy, but I forgot to peel the shrimp before marinating them. I bet they would be even better had I not missed this step! Thanks for sharing. - 7/27/10

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  • OH This is good. - 7/13/10

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  • Very good and tasty. - 7/6/10

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  • I tried this recipe today and it was quick and easy as well as very tasty. - 5/9/10

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  • Love it! Nice, refreshing seaonsing and very tasty! - 7/15/09

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