Garlic Grilled Shrimp Recipe

Garlic Grilled Shrimp Recipe

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How To Make Garlic Grilled Shrimp

Make a choice for seafood fanatics at the barbecue by putting this grilled shrimp recipe to the test. The garlic butter touches give it a depth of flavor.

Preparation: 30 minutes
Cooking: 4 minutes
Total: 34 minutes



  • 1lbshrimppeeled and deveined


  • 4garlic clovesminced
  • cupolive oil
  • 2tbspparsleychopped
  • 1tbspfresh basilchopped
  • 2tsplemon juice
  • 1tbsptomato paste
  • ½tspsalt
  • ½tspblack pepper

Garlic Butter:

  • 1garlic cloveminced
  • ¼cupbuttermelted
  • 1tspparsleychopped
  • lemon wedgesfor serving, optional


  1. Combine all marinade ingredients in a bowl and whisk. Allow shrimp to marinate at least 20 minutes.

  2. Preheat grill to medium heat.

  3. Thread shrimp on skewers and grill 2 to 3 minutes per side. Remove from skewers and place in a serving bowl.

  4. Drizzle with garlic butter and serve warm with lemon wedges if desired.


  • Calories: 178.35kcal
  • Fat: 15.39g
  • Saturated Fat: 5.05g
  • Trans Fat: 0.24g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 8.17g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.35g
  • Carbohydrates: 2.45g
  • Fiber: 0.41g
  • Sugar: 0.49g
  • Protein: 8.13g
  • Cholesterol: 86.69mg
  • Sodium: 338.82mg
  • Calcium: 41.34mg
  • Potassium: 114.14mg
  • Iron: 0.40mg
  • Vitamin A: 86.31µg
  • Vitamin C: 6.76mg
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