Tequila Lime Shrimp

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Time: 1.5 hrs

Yield: 4

Level: Easy


For Marinade:

  • 1/3 Cup Honey
  • 1 shot good, Tequila (not silver, gold is a better balance for the honey)
  • 1 lime, zest and juice
  • 2 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 24 Medium shrimp, peeled, deveined


First, Combine all marinade ingredients in a mixing bowl with a whisk.

Then pour into a LARGE ziplock bag and add the shrimp.  Let marinate for at least an hour.

Soak 6 wood skewers in cold water for 30 minutes (this helps avoid skewers burning).

Next skewer 4 shrimp (all facing the same way) on each of the 6 skewers

Grill on med-hi heat for a few minutes on each side, until shrimp turn pink/translucent.

Great served warm or cold over a simple salad!