Marinated Grilled Shrimp
- Ready In:
- 1hr 16mins
- In a large bowl, mix together all ingredients except for shrimp.
- Add shrimp to the bowl, and stir until evenly coated.
- Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes to 1 hour, stirring once or twice.
- Preheat grill for medium heat.
- Thread shrimp onto skewers.
- Discard marinade.
- Lightly oil grill grate.
- Cook shrimp on preheated grill for 2 to 3 minutes per side, or until opaque.
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I made this recipe last night but didn't have Basil, so I substituted 1 tbsp of Oregano and 1 tbsp of Thyme for the 2 tbsp's of Basil and upped the Cayenne Pepper to 3/4 tsp and used Red Pepper since I didn't have the Cayenne, and it was a HIT. Thanks for the idea, i was growing tired of the same ole grilled shrimp with garlic pepper. Tasted great!!!
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