Easy Shrimp Marinade

Easy Shrimp Marinade

A Shrimp Marinade recipe bursting with garlic, lemon, fresh herbs, and spices. All you need is 7 ingredients and 5 minutes of hands on time.


- Lemon zest - Red pepper flakes - Honey - Olive oil - Paprika - Parsley - Lemon juice - Garlic

Combine Ingredients


Place olive oil, lemon zest, lemon juice, honey, garlic, paprika, red pepper flakes, parsley salt, and pepper in a bowl.


Whisk everything until fully combined. If you want, you can make ahead this marinade, especially if you are short on time.


Marinade Shrimp

Add the shrimp into the bowl and toss to coat. Cover it with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 30 minutes.


Expert Tips

* Pat the shrimp dry before tossing with the marinade.

* Reserve one tablespoon of the marinade for finishing.

* Toss the shrimp gently to make sure every piece is coated with the marinade.

Want to know what to do next? Try this Grilled Shrimp Skewers Recipe that is made with this shrimp marinade.