The pestolike marinade would also work well on chicken breasts or scallops.
1/2 cup packed fresh basil leaves
1/2 cup fresh cilantro leaves
1/4 cup fresh parsley leaves
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
2 tablespoons water
1 garlic clove
4 teaspoons extravirgin olive oil, divided
24 peeled and deveined jumbo shrimp (about 1 1/2 pounds)
1 medium zucchini, cut into 20 (1/2-inch-thick) slices
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
How to Make It
Prepare grill to medium-high heat.
Place first 6 ingredients in a blender or small food processor; add 2 teaspoons oil. Process until smooth. Transfer basil mixture to a medium bowl. Add shrimp to bowl; toss well to coat. Let stand at room temperature 15 minutes.
Thread 6 shrimp and 5 zucchini slices alternately onto each of 4 (12-inch) skewers. Drizzle kebabs evenly with remaining 2 teaspoons oil. Place kebabs on grill rack coated with cooking spray; grill 3 minutes on each side or until done. Sprinkle evenly with salt and pepper.
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