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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 247.3
  • Total Fat: 10.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 258.4 mg
  • Sodium: 543.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 3.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.8 g
  • Protein: 34.9 g

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Jerk Spiced Shrimp

Submitted by: JCK7870

Introduction

I enjoy food and it has to have flavor, this dish definitely has it! I serve it with a chunky fruit salsa salad. I enjoy food and it has to have flavor, this dish definitely has it! I serve it with a chunky fruit salsa salad.
Number of Servings: 4

Ingredients

    peeled and deveined large shrimp (1 1/2 lb.)
    sugar (1 T) (I substitute splenda for sugar)
    paprika (1 T)
    salt (1/2 t)
    garlic powder (1/2 t)
    ground red pepper (1/2 t)
    ground thyme (1/4 t)
    ground allspice (1/8 t)
    olive oil (2 T)
    cooking spray

Directions

* Prepare grill to medium-high heat.

* Combine all dry ingredients. Combine oil and shrimp in a large bowl; toss well to coat. Sprinkle spice mixture over shrimp; toss to coat. Thread shrimp evenly onto (8 inch) skewers. Place skewers on a grill rack coated with cooking spray; grill 6 minutes or until done, turning once.

Serves 4 (2 skewers each serving)

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user JCK7870.






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  • This is delicious; I used the same recipe from Aug. 09 Cooking light and love it. I serve it over mixed greens with a chunky mango/avocado salsa on top. - 10/23/09

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