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20 Best Shrimp Recipes

I’ve rounded up 20 Best Shrimp Recipes from main courses to appetizers to suit all seasons. From Spiced Honey Lime Shrimp to deliciously decadent Cajun Shrimp Alfredo. There’s something for everybody.

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20 Best Shrimp Recipes

Shrimp Appetizers

Zesty Lemon Sauteed Shrimp

These Zesty Lemon Sauteed Shrimp have become an absolute favourite of mine. Large shrimp quickly cooked in garlic, butter, lemon, olive oil and a little salt. They cook in minutes and make a great appetizer or starter to a bigger meal.
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a pile of zesty lemon shrimp on a plate.

Spicy Fried Shrimp with Minted Yogurt Dip

Crispy fried shrimp with a creamy minted dip. Your next appetizer.
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over head view of teh spicy fried shrimp with a minted yogurt dip

Spiced Honey Lime Shrimp

With a little time and few ingredients, you can have these Spiced Honey Lime Shrimp on the table in no time at all. Tender and juicy shrimp marinaded with tart lime, sweet honey and a lick of sriracha. Great served as an appetizer or with some Fried Rice as a main course.
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CLOSE UP OF Spiced Honey Lime Shrikmp

Shrimp & Bacon Endive Cups

Everybody needs at least one great appetizer that they can pull off easily and please the masses with ease. Well, I think I have that for you today with these Shrimp & Bacon Endive Cups. It got a bit of sweet, a bit of salty, creamy and crunchy. And overall delicious flavour and assured to be a hit at any party!
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Beer Battered Shrimp with a Chili Lime Sauce

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Sesame and Panko Crusted Shrimp

I could have easily eaten every single one of these Sesame and Panko Crusted Fried Shrimp! Delicious & crispy bites of tender shrimp! A great appetizer, starter or even a lunch. Serve them with your favourite dipping sauces for the full on shrimp experience.
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Chili Lime Shrimp & Avocado Bites

Coming in hot today with these quick and easy Chili Lime Shrimp & Avocado Bites. Perfectly tender shrimp cooked in lime, chili and garlic. Then skewered on a cocktail stick with a piece of ripe avocado. Serve with fresh lime wedges a pitcher of Mango Margaritas for your perfect summer appetizer.
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overhead table view of the chili lime shrimp and avocado bites

Shrimp Salads

Summer Shrimp Salad

We are still in the throws of summer which means lots of fresh eats! I can't think of anything better during these hot days than something like this Summer Shrimp Salad. It is fresh and light and requires minimal cooking. Perfect as a lunch, a starter or a side dish to a summer barbecue.
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Honey Garlic Shrimp with a Fresh Quinoa Salad

I cannot think of a better dish to share today than this Honey Garlic Shrimp with a Fresh Quinoa Salad. It's a light and flavoursome dish that can help bring a little bit of that sunshine into your kitchen.
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Tropical Shrimp Salad

Turn off of oven and make a quick but delicious salad for dinner. This salad is one to try with lime and honey shrimp served over fresh mango and avocado. Perfect for spring or summer days.
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Shrimp Main Courses

Chicken & Shrimp Paella

Paella is an absolute corner stone of Spanish cooking. It's a dish I've been making for almost two decades and love it every single time. This Chicken & Shrimp version is family friendly and easy to make. Fancy enough for weekend entertaining and easy enough for mid week dinners.
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Shrimp Fried Rice

If you're looking for a quick mid week meal for the family, make this Shrimp Fried Rice. On the table in about half an hour and has everything you need for an all in one dinner!
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Spicy Shrimp & Noodle Stir Fry

Quick dinners are great for summer. So if you have to cook, why not make it quick. And what better way than with a stir fry. This Spicy Shrimp & Noodle Stir Fry is done in a hurry and absolutely full of flavour with a spicy kick!
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Cajun Shrimp Alfredo

This Cajun Shrimp Alfredo might be my new favourite pasta dish! With seafood, smokey flavour and a creamy Alfredo sauce, it's a real winner.
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Coconut Creamed Shrimp

Looking for a date night in dinner? Well why not dive into this Dinner for Two Coconut Creamed Shrimp. Tender shrimp cooked in a slightly spiced coconut creamed sauce. Serve some white rice on the side and you're all set.
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Easy Teriyaki Shrimp & Rice

Get dinner on the table in a hurry with this Easy Teriyaki Shrimp and Rice. A great mid week meal using rice, shrimp and peas all done in one pot.
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teriyaki shrimp in a bowl

Grilled Shrimp Skewers with Chimichurri Salsa

Perfectly tender grilled shrimp served with a spiced chimichurri sauce. You're going to want to make this soon! These shrimp skewers can be put together in no time at all and are great for summer entertaining. Make them this weekend!
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Shrimp Tacos with a Cilantro Lime Topping

Tender pieces of shrimp with a creamy cilantro topping and wrapped up in a crisp taco shell. These Shrimp Tacos with a Cilantro Lime Topping are a must make!
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Shrimp tacos on a woodentable.

Shrimp Linguine

Tender cooked garlic shrimp served over linguine in a white wine sauce. Make it your next date night in dinner!
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table setting view of the shimrp linguine in a white wine sauce

Lemon Cream Spaghetti & Shrimp

This Lemon Cream Spaghetti and Shrimp is what great dinners is all about. Tender spaghetti noodles with a creamy lemon parmesan sauce and topped with fresh garlic shrimp and herbs. A perfect mid week dinner or one to save for date night. Serve it with the delicious Homemade Garlic Knots for a fantastic meal.
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By on August 26th, 2022
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