Skewered Ginger Shrimp with Plums

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.


4 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Sweet, simple and sensational, these shrimp skewers boast loads of flavor with just four ingredients. Throw them on the grill for a quick dinner or tasty potluck dish. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
Skewered Ginger Shrimp with Plums Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 pound uncooked large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 medium plums or peaches, cut into wedges
  • 1/2 cup sesame ginger marinade, divided
  • 1 green onion, thinly sliced
  • Optional: Sesame seeds and lime wedges


  1. In a large bowl, combine shrimp and plums. Drizzle with 1/4 cup marinade; toss to coat. Alternately thread shrimp and plums on 4 metal or soaked wooden skewers.
  2. On a lightly oiled rack, grill skewers, covered, over medium heat or broil 4 in. from heat until shrimp turn pink, 6-8 minutes, turning occasionally and basting frequently with remaining 1/4 cup marinade during the last 3 minutes of cooking. Serve with green onion and, if desired, sesame seeds and lime wedges.

Nutrition Facts

1 skewer: 173 calories, 2g fat (0 saturated fat), 138mg cholesterol, 1295mg sodium, 19g carbohydrate (15g sugars, 1g fiber), 19g protein.