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lemon herbed shrimp

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Samantha Lingerfelt
Albuquerque, NM

I made it for my special guests and they said it was the best thing they ever tasted!Because it had shrimp,peppers,onions and a little bit of lemon witch they love on shrimp.And they said they want my cooking every day for every lunch and dinner!

(1 rating)
yield 8 people at least
prep time 30 Min
cook time 7 Hr

Ingredients For lemon herbed shrimp

  • 1/2 c
    olive oil
  • 2 md
    jalapeno peppers
  • 1 md
  • 2 md
    red,orange,or yellow sweet peppers
  • 6 md
    whole peeled cloves garlic
  • 2 md
    lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp
    oregano, dried
  • 1/2 tsp
    dried thyme
  • 1 md
  • 1-1/2 lb
    medium size shrimp

How To Make lemon herbed shrimp

  • 1
    heat olive oil in skillet over medium high heat.
  • 2
    add jalapeno peppers,sweet peppers,garlic,and onions,cover and cook over medium heat for ten minutes,stirrring occasionally.
  • 3
    meanwhile boil shrimp until just done,about two minutes from boil.
  • 4
    Drain shrimp and place in bowl for marinating.Toss shrimp with lemon juice to coat thoroughly.Add pepper mixture and mix completely.
  • 5
    Set aside for a few hours.
  • 6
    remove cloves of garlic ,add some kosher salt and ground fresh pepper,taste,and adjust seasonings.
  • 7
    Serve on toasted baguette slices.

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