Spicy Shrimp


Spicy Shrimp

Spicy and bursting with flavor, these shrimp are amazing and so easy to make. Serve these spicy shrimp over brown rice or couscous, with a side of vegetables.

Spicy Shrimp
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Recipe type: Entree, Gluten-Free, Low-Carb, Primal/Paleo
Yield: 4 servings
New quantity:
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • ¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1½ lb. large shrimp (21-25 per lb.), peeled and deveined
  1. Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat, about 3 minutes.
  2. While the skillet is heating, mix the olive oil, chili powder, cayenne and salt in a medium bowl, using a fork.
  3. Add the shrimp and toss to coat.
  4. Add the coated shrimp to the skillet in one layer. Cook 2-3 minutes on each side, until cooked through and opaque.
Nutrition Per Serving
Calories: 245; Total Fat: 10g; Carbohydrates: 2g; Sugars: 0g; Sodium: 550mg; Fiber: 0g; Protein: 35g


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