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Easy Grilled Chili Lime Shrimp

Chili Lime Shrimp

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Created by Mariam E.
This Chili Lime Shrimp recipe will leave your family and guests amazed by your cooking skills. It's very easy to make and full of delicious flavors.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Entree
Cuisine American
Servings 4


  • 2 lbs raw large shrimp
  • 2 tsp fresh ground black pepper
  • 1 tbsp. mined garlic
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp cumin powder
  • 2 tbsp. chili powder
  • 2 tbsp. lime juice
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil


  • Mix all the ingredients together in a bowl and marinate the shrimp.
  • Assemble on wooden skewers and grill each side for 5-7 minutes or until well done.
  • Serve and enjoy with whatever side you prefer.


  • It's best to soak the skewers before loading on the shrimp.
  • Marinade the shrimp for a minimum of 15 mins.
  • You can use raw or cooked shrimp, just adjust the cooking time accordingly.
  • You can cook with or without the tails, tails always look great for presentation!
  • Serve with sweet potatoes or a fresh salad - perfect for summer!


Serving: 1g | Calories: 255kcal | Carbohydrates: 0.6g | Protein: 45.6g | Fat: 8.2g | Saturated Fat: 1.2g | Sodium: 851.3mg | Sugar: 0.1g
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