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Grilled Shrimp with Lemon Aioli

In this video, you’ll see how to make super-simple grilled shrimp with a very flavorful aioli. You'll only need a handful of ingredients here. The star, though, is the preserved lemon in the aioli. A little chopped, preserved lemon and a touch of tarragon add wonderful flavors to a super simple aioli. And the shrimp get the world’s easiest preparation: just salt, smoked paprika, and a little oil. The shrimp come off the grill sweet and smoky, caramelized, with a little tasty char around the edges. And the bright flavors of the aioli are the perfect complement. Watch the video, then get the recipe for Chef John’s Grilled Shrimp with Lemon Aioli. They’re sure to be the high point of your summer BBQ.

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  • Grace Caampbell

How do you preserve the lemon?

  • Shelly

The preserved lemon recipe is very easy to do and find. Just type in preserved lemons in your browser and the recipe will pop up.

  • Reen

3 lemons, washed in hot water, cut into 1/8-inch thick slices 1/2 cup kosher salt 1/2 cup sugar Use a glass bowl to layer the lemons and the salt sugar mixture. Let them sit on your counter for 3 days,covered tightly, then you can store in a glass jar. Keep in a fridge. Make sure to remove any seeds before layering the lemon slices with the salt sugar mixture.