fire it up. [grilled shrimp]

June 14th, 2016 by | comments

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It’s time to fire up the grill and throw some shrimp on the barbie! The lightly charred, smokey flavor from the grill provides the perfect contrast to the garlic, basil and lemon-marinaded shrimp. This recipe is almost too good to be true.


grilled shrimp
 
Ingredients
  • 1½ lbs. raw, peeled shrimp (16–20 count shrimp per pound)
  • ½ cup Roma tomato, finely diced (about 1 Roma tomato)
  • ½ cup red onion, finely diced
  • 1 tbsp. garlic, minced
  • ¼ cup packed basil, chiffonade, plus additional for garnish
  • 1 tbsp. lemon juice (about 1 lemon)
  • ¾ cup olive oil
  • 1–1½ tsp. crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • ½ tsp. ground black pepper
Instructions
  1. Head over to eHow for the directions: http://www.ehow.com/how_5547304_grill-shrimp-skewers.html

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  • Julia

    Looks yummy! I love a good grilled shrimp recipe.

    Julia – http://bunnybaubles.com

  • lynn

    can we use wooden skewers instead of metal skewers?