Citrus-Marinated Shrimp on the Barbie Recipe - Allrecipes.com
  • READY IN 25 mins

Citrus-Marinated Shrimp on the Barbie

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"Australians love seafood and grilling. Grilled shrimp (known as prawns) with a citrus base is a favorite, especially for beach barbecues. Coriander, both ground and in its leaf form (otherwise known as cilantro), is used to add another layer of Aussie flavor."

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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    10 mins
  • READY IN

    25 mins

Directions

  1. Combine orange juice, olive oil, coriander, cumin, garlic, cilantro and salt in a self-closing plastic bag or glass bowl. Add shrimp and toss to coat. Refrigerate 30 minutes, or longer for stronger flavor.
  2. Skewer the shrimp alternately with the vegetables.
  3. Grill kabobs 7-8 minutes, turning frequently and basting with marinade, until shrimp are cooked through and vegetables are tender.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Mar 14, 2006

This was pretty good...I will probably make again.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Oct 28, 2011

Wasn't much flavor. I marinated for an hour and didn't really even notice.

 

6 Ratings

Aug 10, 2008

flavor wasn't strong

 
Jul 15, 2006

I made this for my husband and he said it was good, but he wasn't wild about it. I did make kabobs with the mix though and the veggies turned out awesome!

 
Jul 11, 2006

I marinated the shrimp for 2 1/2 hours and didn't get a lot of flavor from the marinade. This was just ok.

 
May 21, 2006

Oh my goodness, this shrimp is amazing! I only had a little over 1 pound of shrimp and increased the cilantro to 1/4 cup. I let the shrimp marinate for 8 hours and only grilled them (separate from the veggies) for 2 minutes on each side because they had already "cooked" in the marinade. My family and in-laws LOVED this. I will definitely make this again.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 232 kcal
  • 12%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 11.9 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol
  • 173 mg
  • 58%
  • Fat
  • 9.2 g
  • 14%
  • Fiber
  • 2.5 g
  • 10%
  • Protein
  • 25.3 g
  • 51%
  • Sodium
  • 570 mg
  • 23%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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