Key Lime Grilled Shrimp

Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Virginia Houston
Refreshing Key lime juice brightens the flavor of grilled shrimp. Guests will rave about the savory marinade, but it's the Key Lime Beurre Blanc cream sauce that pulls this dish together.

Yield:

Makes 6 servings

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Ingredients

36 large shrimp, peeled and deveined
2 tablespoons honey
1 teaspoon Key lime zest

Preparation

Pat shrimp dry with paper towels. Combine shrimp, marinade, honey, and zest in a large bowl, tossing to coat. Marinate 1 hour in refrigerator. Drain shrimp well before grilling; discard marinade.

Grill shrimp in a hot grill basket 3 to 4 minutes on each side or until done.

To serve, divide Pecan-spiked Rice and shrimp evenly among 6 plates; drizzle with Key Lime Beurre Blanc.

Note:

Robert St. John,

New South Grilling

September 2008