Gambas Pil-Pil -- Chili Shrimp (Spain)

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 5 mins

This recipe was found in the 2002 cookbook, Mediterranean Street Food.


  1. In a large skillet, combine oil, garlic & crushed red pepper.
  2. When oil is hot & starts to sizzle around the garlic, add the shrimp & fry for 1 minute on each side.
  3. Remove pan from the heat & squeeze lemon juice over shrimp & sprinkle with salt, to taste.
  4. Serve very hot!
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Let's see....shrimp, check!...garlic....check! pepper flakes...check!.....divine....check!... minutes to prepare....check....5 star plus.....check! Wow, never knew food could be this good, this fast, and I want more!! Made for *Everyday is a Holiday* April 2010

Andi of Longmeadow Farm April 01, 2010