cajun style broiled shrimp packs a lot of flavor and comes together in 10 minutes
cajun style broiled shrimp
- 1 garlic clove
- 1 teaspoon salt
- ½ teaspoon cayenne
- 1 teaspoon paprika
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- lots of black pepper
- 1 ½ pounds peeled shrimp
- lemon wedges
turn on the broiler and put the rack close to heat.
mash 1 garlic clove with 1 teaspoon salt until it forms a paste.
add to it 1/2 teaspoon cayenne, 1 teaspoon paprika, 1 tablespoon lemon juice, 2 tablespoons olive oil and lots of black pepper.
rub paste all over1 1/2 pounds peeled shrimp.
broil, 2 to 3 minutes per side.