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    Spicy Shrimp (Prawn) Skewers

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    25 mins

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    10 mins

    Jewelies's Note:

    A Caribbean recipe. I haven't tried these but they sounded great. Shrimp are called prawns in Australia. Don't forget to soak your skewers. Prep time does not include time to marinate.

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    Ingredients:

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    • 1/3 cup lime juice
    • 1/3 cup honey
    • 1 teaspoon soy sauce
    • 1 teaspoon vegetable oil
    • 2 tablespoons jamaican jerk spice
    • 3 dashes hot pepper sauce
    • salt and pepper
    • 1 kg large green prawns, peeled and deveined
    • 12 wooden skewers, soaked in water for 1 hour

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Stir together the lime juice, honey, soy sauce, and oil in a large bowl. Season with jerk seasoning, hot pepper sauce, salt, and pepper.
    2. 2
      Add the prawns and toss well to coat. Cover, and refrigerate for one hour to marinate.
    3. 3
      Preheat an outdoor grill for medium-high heat.
    4. 4
      Remove skewers from the water, pat dry, and spray with nonstick cooking spray. Skewer the shrimp. Grill the shrimp on the grill on both sides until pink and opaque, about 5 minutes per side.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on November 10, 2009

      55

      Definately 5 star recipe. Lovely delicate flavor - I cut back on the honey a bit. Marinated the prawns for apprx 2 hours. It was pouring rain so I had to do them in the oven - 400 for apprx 10 minutes. Perfect Thanks Jewelies for posting

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    • on May 20, 2008

      Easy and delicious. I found key limes on sale at the market (a rare treat to find key limes) and it takes 10 key limes to make 1/3 cup of lime juice if that helps anyone. This is a great all in one recipe that delights all of the taste buds... salty, sweet, sour, etc. My family thoroughly enjoyed this recipe. Thanks, Jewelies!

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    • on November 16, 2007

      55

      YUMMMY made them for cookbook tag, as part of a shrimp "tasting" meal and they were fantastic. Thanks jewelies!

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    Nutritional Facts for Spicy Shrimp (Prawn) Skewers

    Serving Size: 1 (202 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 279.2
     
    Calories from Fat 33
    11%
    Total Fat 3.6 g
    5%
    Saturated Fat 0.4 g
    2%
    Cholesterol 315.0 mg
    105%
    Sodium 1506.1 mg
    62%
    Total Carbohydrate 27.3 g
    9%
    Dietary Fiber 0.1 g
    0%
    Sugars 23.5 g
    94%
    Protein 34.3 g
    68%

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    jamaican jerk spice

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