Zesty Citrus Grilled Shrimp Skewers

A burst of flavor in every bite, these Zesty Citrus Grilled Shrimp Skewers are a delightful addition to your summer grilling repertoire. With a perfect blend of tangy citrus and savory grilled goodness, this recipe is a crowd-pleaser.


  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons fresh orange juice
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Wooden skewers, soaked in water


  1. Preheat the grill to medium-high heat.
  2. In a bowl, whisk together olive oil, lemon juice, orange juice, garlic, paprika, salt, and pepper.
  3. Thread shrimp onto skewers and brush with the citrus marinade.
  4. Grill shrimp for 2-3 minutes per side or until opaque and grill marks appear.
  5. Serve immediately, garnished with fresh herbs and extra citrus slices.

Total time: 30 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Zesty Citrus Grilled Shrimp Skewers are a taste of summer on a stick. Juicy, flavorful, and with a hint of smokiness from the grill, they are perfect for backyard gatherings or a quick weeknight meal.

Nutrition per serving: 240 calories, 25g protein, 10g carbohydrates, 2g fiber, 2g sugar, 12g fat, 2g saturated fat, 150mg cholesterol, 600mg sodium.

Fire up the grill and transport your taste buds to a coastal paradise with these delightful citrus-infused shrimp skewers. Your guests will be asking for seconds!

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