cilantro lime shrimp

Cilantro Lime Shrimp Recipe

An easy shrimp recipe that’s packed with flavor and ready in just 10 minutes.
Course Appetizer, Main Course, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword cilantro shrimp
Prep Time 6 minutes
Cook Time 4 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 149kcal


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 pound medium shrimp peeled and deveined
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • ¼ cup chopped cilantro leaves


  • Place the olive oil in a large pan over medium-high heat. Add the shrimp and season them with salt, pepper and the chili powder.
  • Cook the shrimp for 2-3 minutes or until just pink.
  • Stir in the garlic and cook for an additional 30 seconds.
  • Stir in the lime juice and cilantro, then serve.



Please keep in mind that the nutritional information is calculated using a nutrition facts calculator. It is a rough estimate and can vary greatly based on products used.


Calories: 149kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 285mg | Sodium: 890mg | Potassium: 109mg | Vitamin A: 215IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 164mg | Iron: 2.5mg