The following recipe that you will prepare is very easy and takes no time. What all you need to know is that you should always be creative in cooking in order to get out the best flavor from the dish you are preparing. Shrimp skewers are very delicious if grilled in the right way with the right ingredients.
Grilled Shrimp Skewers
A perfect recipe for a busy day
- 1 lb Large Shrimps
- 1/4 Cup Olive Oil
- 2 tbsp Lemon Juice
- 3/4 tsp Salt
- 1/4 tsp Pepper
- 1 tsp Italian Seasoning
- 2 tsp Minced Garlic
- 1 tbsp Chopped Parsley
- Lemon Wedges
Mix the olive oil, lemon juice, salt, pepper, Italian seasoning and garlic in a plastic bag.
Add the shrimp to the bag and seal. Toss to coat evenly with the marinade.
Marinate for at least 15 minutes.
Thread the shrimp onto skewers. Heat a grill or grill pan over medium high heat.
Place the skewers on the grill. Cook for 2-3 minutes on each side.
Preheat the broiler. Place the shrimp skewers on a sheet pan coated with cooking spray. Broil for 2-3 minutes on each side.
Garnish with parsley and serve with lemon wedges.
Shrimps have many health benefits:
- Low in calories
- Low in fat
- High in proteins
- Rich in vitamins and minerals like b12, magnesium, phosphorus, calcium.
- Supports brain health because of omega-3 content.
Serving: 1gSodium: 1317mgCalcium: 172mgVitamin C: 8mgPotassium: 90mgCholesterol: 285mgCalories: 206kcalSaturated Fat: 2gFat: 10gProtein: 23gIron: 3mg