Grilled Tequila-Lime Shrimp

Grilled Tequila-Lime Shrimp
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons tequila
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 pinch garlic salt
  • 1 pinch ground cumin
  • ground black pepper to taste
  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 6 (10 inch) wooden skewers
  • 1 large lime, quartered


  1. Whisk together the lime juice, tequila, olive oil, garlic salt, cumin, and black pepper in a bowl until well blended. Pour into a large resealable plastic bag; add the shrimp, seal bag and turn to coat evenly. Refrigerate 1 to 4 hours before grilling.
  2. Soak skewers at least 30 minutes in water to prevent burning.
  3. Preheat outdoor grill for medium-high heat. Lightly oil grill grate, and place about 4 inches from heat source.
  4. Drain and discard marinade from shrimp. Thread shrimp onto prepared skewers, 5 to 6 per skewer.
  5. Cook, uncovered, on preheated grill until shrimp turn pink, turning once, for 5 to 7 minutes. Serve with lime wedges for garnish.

03/02/2017
Grilled Tequila-Lime Shrimp, recipe PT15M PT1H 5 455 calories

Comment on this content
rosemary and goat cheese crostini with walnuts and honey
rosemary and goat cheese crostini with walnuts and honey
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).Place baguette..
3.7
1793
ginger beer
ginger beer
Finely shred ginger into a bowl. Zest lemons and add zest to..
3.4
1366
black bean avocado hazelnut mocha cake
black bean avocado hazelnut mocha cake
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease an 8-i..
889
asparagus summer soup
asparagus summer soup
Cut asparagus stalks into 1-inch pieces; reserve tips in a b..
2.5
1005
caribbean sangria
caribbean sangria
Place orange slices, peach slices, lemon slices, and lime sl..
4
970
smoked paprika chicken, kale, and bean stew
smoked paprika chicken, kale, and bean stew
Heat olive oil in a large pot over medium heat. Add chicken ..
5
891
japanese-mexican fusion quesadillas
japanese-mexican fusion quesadillas
Combine soy sauce, sugar, ginger, and garlic in a large bowl..
1169
vegan oven-fried zucchini sticks
vegan oven-fried zucchini sticks
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Spread olive ..
0.3
989
flourless triple chocolate cookies
flourless triple chocolate cookies
Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Spray 2 bakin..
3.5
1024
Tequila Lime Shrimp
Tequila Lime Shrimp
Combine the olive oil, tequila, cilantro, lime juice, pineap..
298
Grilled Tequila-Lime Chicken Fajitas
Grilled Tequila-Lime Chicken Fajitas
Place chicken in a resealable plastic bag; douse with 3/4 cu..
285
Spicy Lime Grilled Shrimp
Spicy Lime Grilled Shrimp
Mix together the Cajun seasoning, lime juice, and vegetable ..
896
Spicy Coconut and Lime Grilled Shrimp
Spicy Coconut and Lime Grilled Shrimp
Combine the jalapeno, lime zest, lime juice, garlic, cilantr..
844
Tequila Lime Burgers
Tequila Lime Burgers
Preheat an outdoor grill for high heat and lightly oil grate..
296
tequila-lime chicken
tequila-lime chicken
Arrange chicken breasts in a baking dish; add tequila and ju..
134
tequila lime salad
tequila lime salad
Place the lettuce, onions, tomato, avocado, and 1 tablespoon..
106