Zesty Lemon Garlic Grilled Shrimp Skewers

Zesty Lemon Garlic Grilled Shrimp Skewers

If you’re looking for a delightful dish that screams summer, these Zesty Lemon Garlic Grilled Shrimp Skewers are a must-try. The combination of succulent shrimp, tangy lemon, and savory garlic make for a mouthwatering meal that’s perfect for backyard barbecues or weeknight dinners.


  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Salt and black pepper to taste
  • Wooden skewers, soaked in water for 30 minutes


  1. In a bowl, combine the minced garlic, lemon zest, lemon juice, olive oil, dried oregano, salt, and black pepper. This will be your marinade.
  2. Thread the marinated shrimp onto the soaked wooden skewers.
  3. Preheat your grill to medium-high heat and lightly oil the grates.
  4. Grill the shrimp skewers for about 2-3 minutes per side or until they turn pink and slightly charred.
  5. Serve hot, garnished with fresh lemon wedges and a sprinkle of chopped parsley.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Serves: 4

These Zesty Lemon Garlic Grilled Shrimp Skewers are the epitome of summer flavors. The marinade infuses the shrimp with a refreshing citrusy kick, and grilling them adds a delightful smokiness. Perfect for any occasion, these skewers will quickly become a family favorite.

Nutrition Information: Calories: 180 | Protein: 22g | Fat: 8g | Carbohydrates: 3g | Fiber: 1g

For a taste of summer on a stick, these Zesty Lemon Garlic Grilled Shrimp Skewers are a crowd-pleaser. Whether you’re hosting a barbecue or just craving a quick and flavorful meal, these skewers will transport your taste buds to a coastal paradise. Don’t miss out on this easy and delicious recipe that’s sure to become a staple in your summer cooking repertoire.

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