Grilled Lemon Shrimp

lemon shrimp

  • Recipe serves:4
  • Preparation time10 min
  • Cooking time 15 min


  • Large shrimp—(350 gm)
  • Garlic powder—1 tsp 
  • Garlic—2 cloves 
  • Sweet paprika—3 tsp 
  • Butter—2 tbs 
  • Lemon juice—2 tbs juice from 1/2 lemon 
  • Olive oil for coating pan

How To Cook

  • Clean the shrimp, if necessary, if not just rinse and drain.
  • Mix 1 teaspoon garlic and 2 teaspoons pepper in a small bowl. Add shrimp and toss to coat.
  • To cook on the barbecue either put shrimp on skewers or cook in grill pan perforated with a little oil. Shrimp are done when they curl and turn opaque. When done, remove from heat, mix with the butter sauce and serve.
  • Butter sauce: Chop the garlic. Melt butter in a small saucepan. Add garlic, 1 teaspoon pepper and saute until the garlic is tender, 2 to 3 minutes. Add the lemon juice and whisk lightly to combine.

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