Recipe

Shrimp & Plum Kebabs

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Recipe Information

Total Time: 35 minutes
Servings: 4

Toss shrimp, juicy plums and zesty jalapeños with a simple cilantro-lime marinade for a deluxe meal in minutes.

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons canola oil, or toasted sesame oil
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 teaspoon freshly grated lime zest
  • 3 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 12 raw shrimp, (8-12 per pound), peeled and deveined
  • 3 jalapeño peppers, stemmed, seeded and quartered lengthwise
  • 2 plums, pitted and cut into sixths

Preparation

  1. Whisk oil, cilantro, lime zest, lime juice and salt in a large bowl. Set aside 3 tablespoons of the mixture in a small bowl to use as dressing. Add shrimp, jalapeños and plums to the remaining marinade; toss to coat.
  2. Preheat grill to medium-high.
  3. Make 4 kebabs, alternating shrimp, jalapeños and plums evenly among four 10-inch skewers (discard the marinade). Grill the kebabs, turning once, until the shrimp are cooked through, about 8 minutes total. Drizzle with the reserved dressing.

Tips & Notes

Equipment: Four 10-inch skewers

Nutritional Information

194 calories, 8 g. fat, 221 mg. cholesterol, 446 mg. sodium, 5 g. carbohydrate, 1 g. fiber, 24 g. protein