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Garlic Lime Shrimp Marinade

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  • 1-2 pounds medium or large raw shrimp (see note)
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lime juice (2-3 juicy limes)
  • 2 tablespoons fresh chopped cilantro
  • 3 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon soy sauce
  • 1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • Instructions

  • Whisk together olive oil, lime juice, cilantro, garlic, salt, soy sauce, and crushed red pepper flakes. Pour mixture into a large resealable bag. 
  • Add shrimp to the bag, press the excess air out, and seal. Chill for 15 minutes. 
  • GRILL shrimp on skewers or on a grill pan over medium heat, 3-4 minutes on each side until pink and cooked through. Or BAKE shrimp in a single layer on a greased sheet pan at 400 degrees for 10-12 minutes until pink and cooked through. 
  • Garnish with extra lime juice and cilantro if desired and serve. 
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