Grilled Lemon Garlic Shrimp Recipe
Want a great grilling recipe that isn't the typical burger night? This grilled lemon garlic shrimp is a family pleaser and easy enough to make.
Recipe type: Dinner
Cuisine: Grill
  • Bamboo skewers
  • 2-3 pounds shelled and deveined raw shrimp
  • 4 cloves fresh garlic, minced
  • 10 tablespoons salted butter, melted
  • Pinch of salt
  • 3 dashes chili powder
  • 3 Tablespoons lemon juice
  1. Soak the bamboo skewers in water.
  2. In a small bowl, mix garlic, melted butter, salt, chili powder and lemon juice. Put aside half for grilling.
  3. Combine the shrimp and garlic butter mixture, making sure the shrimp are properly coated.
  4. Thread shrimp onto bamboo skewers (about 4 per skewer).
  5. Pre-heat grill to medium-high.
  6. Grill shrimp on each side approx. 5-8 minutes, basting with the additional butter mixture if desired. You want the shrimp to start browning slightly.
  7. Serve immediately.
Recipe by Mommy Evolution at