Marinated Garlic Cilantro Shrimp Recipe

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Submitted by seht

Makes 4 servings



Shrimp marinated in lime, garlic and cilantro

Recipe Ingredients for Marinated Garlic Cilantro Shrimp

2 pounds shrimp
2 tablespoons lime juice
1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro, divided
8 cloves garlic, minced, divided
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt, divided
1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper, divided
2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

Recipe Directions for Marinated Garlic Cilantro Shrimp

  1. Place shrimp in a medium nonreactive bowl and toss with lime juice, 1/4 cup cilantro, half the garlic, 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper. Cover and let marinate in the refrigerator for 20 minutes.

  2. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the shrimp, marinade and remaining garlic; cook until the shrimp are just cooked through, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat; add the remaining 1/4 cup cilantro, 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon red pepper. Toss to combine.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 250.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
296
Calories from Fat
83
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.2g
14%
Saturated Fat
1.5g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
442mg
147%
Sodium
801mg
33%
Potassium
460mg
13%
Total Carbohydrates
2.8g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
47.9g
Vitamin A 15% Vitamin C 16%
Calcium 10% Iron 40%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in iron
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B12
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
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