Grilled Shrimp and Veggies on a Stick

Recipe makes 2 servings.
Approximate Cook Time: 35 minutes
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Rating: 4.38
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3/4 pound(s) shrimp, peeled and de-veined
1 medium lime(s), juiced
1 teaspoon(s) black pepper, freshly ground
1 medium zucchini, sliced into 1 inch pieces
1 medium summer squash(s), yellow, sliced into 1inch pieces
1 medium bell pepper(s), red, sliced into 2 inch pieces
1 medium bell pepper(s), green, sliced into 2 inch pieces
1 medium onion(s), red, cut into eighths
4 medium garlic clove(s), minced
3 tablespoon(s) olive oil
wooden skewers, soaked in cold water for 15 minutes to prevent burning


  1. Soak wooden skewers (at least 15 minutes).
  2. Peel shrimp and put in medium bowl.
  3. Add lime juice and season with pepper. Set aside for five minutes.
  4. Wash and chop vegetables.
  5. Prepare grill.
  6. Add vegetables and garlic to the shrimp, and add olive oil. Toss.
  7. Impale veggies and shrimp onto skewers and grill until fully cooked.

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  1. LesleyB

    How many shrimp?

    • Jason G.

      It depends on the size of the shrimp, but go for about 4oz of shrimp per person.

  2. Dthorpe

    the carbohydrates states 226g! I don’t think that’s correct.

    • Neely

      Dthorpe – Sorry – I fixed it! It was 22.6 so it was just a little clerical error. Rounded up to 23g. Thank you :)

  3. Amy

    Another winner! Non-Paleo kid scarfed down 5 of them.

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