Garlic and Lime Shrimp
with Cilantro

Garlic and Lime Shrimp

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Ingredients

Adjust Servings:
1 pound tail on Medium Shrimp
6 tbsp Butter
6 cloves Garlic
1/2 cup Cilantro
1 Lime
Spices
1 tbsp Garlic Powder
Salt and pepper
Features:
  • Fish
  • Gluten free
  • One Pot/Pan
Cuisine:

Quick, easy and super delicious way to make some shrimp!

  • 15 minutes
  • Serves 4
  • Easy

Ingredients

  • Spices

Directions

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This easy pan seared shrimp with lime butter and garlic cilantro sauce is such a quick and healthy recipe to make for when you are in a hurry or just craving some shrimp. For this dish we are serving alongside a fresh avocado, but there are so many ways to enjoy this shrimp, think in tortillas, over rice or onto a bed of cooked pasta. I have always favored my shrimp with lemon garlic butter, and  though that is just as good. I also like to use lime too, adding in fresh cilantro with that gives this dish a mexican feel and really enhances all the other flavors.

Garlic and Lime Shrimp

Once you try this shrimp, you will be hooked, just be careful to not overcook the shrimp or it will become rubbery. You are going to want to cook it on medium low heat till it turns pink in color then you will want to remove it immediately from the heat and serve. Nothing beats fresh shrimp like this, drizzle with extra lime juice if desired and enjoy!

Garlic and Lime Shrimp

Buen provecho!

 

Kitchen Essentials:

  1. Forged Aluminum Fry Pan with Stainless Wire Handle
  2. Garlic Press
  3. Chopping Boards
  4. Knife set

 

Garlic and Lime Shrimp

 

 

To make the Garlic and Lime Shrimp:

  1. In a large skillet, heat your butter over over medium – low heat.
  2. Add minced garlic and chopped cilantro and saute for 1 minute.
  3. Add in the shrimp and season with salt and pepper along with garlic powder, saute till it turns to pink and is cooked.
  4. Turn off the heat and squeeze in the juice from one lime.
  5. Serve immediately.

 

Garlic and Lime Shrimp

 

 

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