Top 10 Shrimp on the Barbie

When shrimp meet a hot grill grate, magic happens. Try these crowd-pleasing grilled shrimp recipes for a delicious summer supper.

  • Jerk Shrimp with Grilled Onion, Avocado, and Mango Salsa
    Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Mindi Shapiro Levine

    Jerk Shrimp with Grilled Onion, Avocado, and Mango Salsa

    Spicy Jamaican jerk seasoning gives this grilled shrimp recipe a hot kick. Pair with our Carribean-inspired mango salsa to help cool your taste buds.

    Recipe: Jerk Shrimp with Grilled Onion, Avocado, and Mango Salsa

  • Grilled Lemon-Bay Shrimp
    Becky Luigart-Stayner

    Grilled Lemon-Bay Shrimp

    This 5-star shrimp dish calls for just nine ingredients–most of them found in your pantry. These beautiful skewers are perfect for entertaining, and the easy preparation and short cooking time will leave you more time to enjoy your guests.

    Recipe: Grilled Lemon-Bay Shrimp

  • Key Lime Grilled Shrimp
    Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Virginia Houston

    Key Lime Grilled Shrimp

    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.

    Recipe: Key Lime Grilled Shrimp

  • Lemon-Garlic Shrimp Skewers

    Lemon-Garlic Shrimp Skewers

    A quick cure in a salt-and-sugar mixture tenderizes the shrimp and makes them more flavorful–just be sure to rinse them well before grilling. Keep this recipe in mind if you've got to haul a dish to the beach or a cookout: the salting also acts as a mild preservative.

    Recipe: Lemon-Garlic Shrimp Skewers

  • Rosemary Shrimp Scampi Skewers

    Rosemary Shrimp Scampi Skewers

    Stripped rosemary sprigs make these shrimp smell tantalizing on the grill, and also lend a hint of romance to the presentation. If you don't have fresh rosemary on hand, thread the shrimp onto bamboo skewers and add a bit of dried rosemary to the marinade instead.

    Recipe: Rosemary Shrimp Scampi Skewers

  • Orange-Sesame Noodles with Grilled Shrimp
    Jean Allsopp

    Orange-Sesame Noodles with Grilled Shrimp

    Satisfy your craving for Chinese food at home with this colorful seafood supper. Tamari sauce, peanut butter, sesame oil, and freshly grated ginger lend authentic flavor to the grilled shrimp and soba noodles.

    Recipe: Orange-Sesame Noodles with Grilled Shrimp

  • Southwestern-Style Shrimp Taco Salad
    Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Cindy Barr

    Southwestern-Style Shrimp Taco Salad

    Cilantro, chipotle hot sauce, corn, black beans, and green onion lend fantastic south-of-the-border flavor to this shrimp-topped taco salad. This taco salad isn't only delicious, but it's healthy too: just 228 calories and 8.5 grams of fat per serving.

    Recipe: Southwestern-Style Shrimp Taco Salad

  • Curry-Mango Shrimp
    Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Mamie Walling

    Curry-Mango Shrimp

    Get a huge flavor kick with chutney, curry powder, fresh ginger and lime juice in this 6-ingredient grilled shrimp recipe.
  • Jerk-Spiced Shrimp
    Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Melanie Clark

    Jerk-Spiced Shrimp

    Season fresh shrimp with a homemade Caribbean-style jerk seasoning mix and grill for three minutes on each side.
  • Butterflied Shrimp with Habanero Tomatillo Salsa
    Photography: Randy Mayor; Styling: Jan Gautro

    Butterflied Shrimp with Habanero Tomatillo Salsa

    Butterflying the shrimp gives it an attractive appearance and more surface area for the marinade to penetrate. Handle habaneros with care. They are among the hottest chiles, but marinating them in vinegar and sugar softens their bite.
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