Chipotle Lime Shrimp Recipe

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Toni Reid Modified: March 25, 2022
Chipotle Lime Shrimp Recipe

How To Make Chipotle Lime Shrimp

There is probably no better seafood seasoning other than chipotle and lime. It makes this lime shrimp recipe way more tasty than it ever could.

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 6 minutes
Total: 26 minutes



  • 1lb.shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 3tbspfresh cilantro,chopped
  • 1tbspolive oil
  • 1tbspbrown sugar
  • 1tspcumin
  • ½tspchipotle powder
  • 1lime,juice and zest


  1. Mix the chipotle powder, cumin, brown sugar, lime zest, lime juice and cilantro in a bowl.  

  2. Add the shrimp to the marinade and toss until coated, then let the shrimp marinate for 20 minutes.

  3. Thread the shrimp onto metal skewers, or wood skewers that have been soaked in water for at least 10 minutes.

  4. Heat grill to medium-high, then grill the shrimp until cooked (pink and opaque), about 1-2 minutes per side.


  • Calories: 127.08kcal
  • Fat: 4.72g
  • Saturated Fat: 0.78g
  • Trans Fat: 0.02g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 2.76g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.74g
  • Carbohydrates: 5.45g
  • Fiber: 0.66g
  • Sugar: 2.52g
  • Protein: 15.71g
  • Cholesterol: 142.88mg
  • Sodium: 653.77mg
  • Calcium: 75.18mg
  • Potassium: 168.15mg
  • Iron: 0.79mg
  • Vitamin A: 69.44µg
  • Vitamin C: 5.12mg
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