Spicy Grilled Shrimp Platter

  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 1 hr 20 min
  • Servings 10

Ingredients

4
cups water
2
tablespoons kosher (coarse) salt
2
tablespoons sugar
1
tablespoon crushed red pepper flakes
3
cloves garlic, sliced
1
teaspoon paprika
30
uncooked deveined peeled shrimp (1 1/4 lb of 26-30 count size), thawed if frozen, tail shells removed
1/3
cup seafood cocktail sauce
1/3
cup refrigerated honey mustard dressing
1/3
cup spicy hot peanut sauce (from 7-oz bottle)

Steps

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  • 1
    In 2-quart saucepan, heat 1 cup of the water to boiling. Add salt, sugar, red pepper flakes, garlic and paprika; stir to dissolve salt.
  • 2
    Remove from heat. Add remaining 3 cups cold water. Place shrimp in large resealable food-storage plastic bag. Pour brine mixture over shrimp. Seal bag, pushing out air. Place bag in dish or plastic container. Refrigerate 1 hour.
  • 3
    Heat gas or charcoal grill. Remove shrimp from brine mixture; discard brine. On each of 6 (12-inch) metal skewers, thread shrimp, leaving 1/4-inch space between each.
  • 4
    Place shrimp on grill. Cover grill; cook over medium heat 5 to 6 minutes, turning once, until shrimp are pink.
  • 5
    In 3 separate small bowls, place cocktail sauce, dressing and peanut sauce. Arrange bowls on platter; add shrimp to platter.

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Tips

Expert Tips

  • If using bamboo skewers, soak them in water for at least 30 minutes before using to prevent burning during grilling.

Nutritional Information

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
100
Calories from Fat
45
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
8%
Saturated Fat
1g
5%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
80mg
27%
Sodium
440mg
18%
Potassium
140mg
4%
Total Carbohydrate
4g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
3g
Protein
10g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%
4%
Vitamin C
2%
2%
Calcium
2%
2%
Iron
8%
8%
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 1 1/2 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
0
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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