Add to my cookbook
Add to food diary
fatsecret members overall average rating
A quick and easy shrimp dish that's light and delicious.
1/4 cup lemon juice
1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil
1 tsp paprika
1/4 tsp pepper
2 tbsps chopped fresh basil
1/2 tsp salt
3 cloves garlic, sliced
1 tsp red pepper flakes
2 lbs shell-on deveined jumbo shrimp
Heat the oil in a large skillet over high heat; cook and stir the garlic in the oil until translucent.
Sprinkle the red pepper flakes and paprika into the oil.
Add the shrimp and toss to coat.
Pour the lemon juice over the shrimp; allow to cook until the shrimp are bright pink on the outside and the meat is no longer transparent in the center, 1 to 2 minutes more.
Reduce heat to medium-low; add the basil and toss lightly.
Season with salt and pepper to serve.
1747 members have added this recipe to their cookbook.
Average Member Rating
You: On a Diet
view ratings for other diets
OMG, I can't wait to try this- I LOVE shrimp!
low calorie diet
21 Oct 10 by member:
The South Beach Diet, Phase 2
26 Oct 10 by member:
Perfectly spicy sauce. Goes great with angel hair pasta.
P90X - Nutrition Plan, Phase 1: Fat Shredder
27 Oct 10 by member:
Love it, sounds mouth-watering but not for hCG Phase 2:-((
Dr Simeon's hCG protocol, Phase 2
15 Nov 10 by member:
crittermom's own diet
19 Jan 11 by member:
sub in mct oil
TRouse's HCG Diet
15 Feb 11 by member:
Yummy. I love shrimp!!
cgantman's own diet
23 Feb 11 by member:
pretty solid shrimp dish that ends up being nice and filling.
superaly's own diet
24 Feb 11 by member:
Delicious and easy!
Kannons MeMe's own diet
08 Mar 11 by member:
Second time making this dish, added fresh baby spinach towards the end of cooking. My 2.5yr old also ate it (she isn't a fussy kid)
RachNZ's own diet
18 Mar 11 by member:
Filter comments for:
You: On a Diet
1 to 10 of 26
Review This Recipe
Do you think this recipe is good for
You: On a Diet
to review this recipe
* opinions expressed on this site are those of the FatSecret members and do not necessarily reflect the views of You: On a Diet
Other Related Links
Related Recipe Collections
1-5 Net Carbs Recipes
200-300 Calorie Recipes
Dairy Free Recipes
Other Related Recipes
Angel Hair with Shrimp
A pasta dish made with vegetables, shrimp and angel hair pasta, sliced almonds with marinara sauce.
Lemon Shrimp Stir-Fry
Lemon juice gives freshness to this Asian-inspired stir-fry.
Quiche with Quinoa/Rice Crust
A modified version of the classic quiche.
Fat free half & half helps to keep the calories down.
Paella with Lentils
A delicious paella with lentils and shrimp.
Gluten free, nightshade free and sugar free.
view more recipes
Share Your Recipes!
in 1 serving of Summer Shrimp.
, 5% carbs, 46% protein.
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 131
% Daily Values*
Polyunsaturated Fat 2.299g
Monounsaturated Fat 9.057g
Vitamin A 68%
Vitamin C 89%
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Nutrition Values are based on USDA Nutrient Database SR18
* Based on a RDI of 2000 calories
What is my Recommended Daily Intake (RDI)?
did you know?
3 other members have added this recipe to their cookbook for You: On a Diet.
© 2016 FatSecret. All rights reserved.