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Grilled Shrimp with Spicy-Sweet Sauce Recipe
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Grilled Shrimp with Spicy-Sweet Sauce Recipe

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These finger-lickin' shrimp practically fly off the platter at my get-togethers. Play with the amount of sriracha to get the spice level just the way you like it. —Susan Harrison, Laurel, MD
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:15 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES: 15 servings

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons reduced-fat mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons sweet chili sauce
  • 1 green onion, thinly sliced
  • 3/4 teaspoon Sriracha Asian hot chili sauce or 1/2 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
  • 45 uncooked large shrimp (about 1-1/2 pounds), peeled and deveined
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper

Nutritional Facts

3 shrimp with 1 teaspoon sauce: 56 calories, 2g fat (0 saturated fat), 61mg cholesterol, 156mg sodium, 2g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 0 fiber), 8g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1/2 lean meat.

Directions

  1. In a small bowl, mix mayonnaise, chili sauce, green onion and Sriracha. Sprinkle shrimp with salt and pepper. Thread three shrimp onto each of 15 metal or soaked wooden skewers.
  2. Lightly coat grill rack with cooking oil. Grill shrimp, covered, over medium heat or broil 4 in. from heat 3-4 minutes on each side or until shrimp turn pink. Serve with sauce. Yield: 15 servings (1/3 cup sauce).
Originally published as Grilled Shrimp with Spicy-Sweet Sauce in Simple & Delicious December/January 2014

Medium-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a medium-bodied white wine such as Riesling or Gewürtztraminer


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justmbeth User ID: 1196484 228159
Reviewed Jun. 18, 2015

"Sauce was phenomenal! Definitely will do again. I did a half batch of shrimp but a full batch of sauce and ate as main meal rather than appetizer."

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proberts14 User ID: 1767183 120291
Reviewed Aug. 18, 2014

"Awesome - I will make this one again."

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suefetzer User ID: 7423417 188654
Reviewed Nov. 10, 2013

"This was very good, quick and easy"

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