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garlic and lime shrimp skewers on white plate.

Garlic and Lime Shrimp Skewers

Shrimp skewers that are slightly garlicky and have the perfect burst of lime from lime juice and lime zest.
Prep Time 1 hr
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 1 hr 5 mins
Course Main Dishes
Cuisine American
Servings 2 Servings



  • 1/2 pound 51-60 count prawns about 25-30 prawns, peeled and deveined
  • juice and zest of one lime
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt


  • Combine all ingredients in a bowl. Refrigerate for 1 hour.
  • Preheat grill to medium-high.
  • Skewer marinated shrimp. About 5 shrimp per skewer.
  • Grill marinated shrimp until they turn pink, about 2-3 minutes per side.
  • Serve with a wedge of lime.


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Keywords: bbq, diet, Food, garlic, grill, grilling, Kitchen Rendezvous, lime, Prawns, Recipe, shrimp, skewer, skewers, summer