Tropical Escape: Grilled Pineapple and Shrimp Skewers



Tropical Escape: Grilled Pineapple and Shrimp Skewers

If you’re searching for a culinary getaway, look no further than our exquisite recipe for Tropical Escape: Grilled Pineapple and Shrimp Skewers. This dish embodies the perfect blend of flavors and textures to transport you to a sun-soaked beach with every bite.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 fresh pineapple, peeled, cored, and cut into chunks
  • 1 red bell pepper, cut into pieces
  • 1 yellow bell pepper, cut into pieces
  • 1 red onion, cut into pieces
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Wooden skewers, soaked in water

Instructions

  1. In a bowl, combine the olive oil, minced garlic, paprika, salt, and pepper. Add the shrimp and toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  2. Preheat the grill to medium-high heat.
  3. Thread the marinated shrimp, pineapple chunks, bell peppers, and red onion onto the soaked skewers, alternating ingredients.
  4. Place the skewers on the grill and cook for about 2-3 minutes on each side, or until the shrimp are opaque and the pineapple has caramelized grill marks.
  5. Remove from the grill and serve immediately.

Prep time: 40 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Treat yourself to a Tropical Escape with these Grilled Pineapple and Shrimp Skewers. Succulent shrimp, juicy pineapple, and vibrant bell peppers come together in a harmonious blend of flavors, while the grill imparts a delightful smokiness that elevates the dish to perfection.

Nutrition information: Calories: 240, Carbohydrates: 20g, Protein: 24g, Fat: 8g

Embark on a culinary journey with our Tropical Escape: Grilled Pineapple and Shrimp Skewers. Each bite conjures images of swaying palm trees and gentle ocean breezes. Whether it’s a laid-back summer gathering or a cozy indoor feast, this recipe brings the taste of the tropics to your table, making every moment a celebration of flavor and togetherness.

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