Basil Shrimp Recipe - Perfect Grilled Shrimp Recipe

Delicious grilled shrimp recipe for Basil Shrimp. Fairly easy to make and tastes great.

2 1/2 tablespoons olive oil 
1/4 cup butter, melted 
1 1/2 lemons, juiced 
3 tablespoons brown mustard 
1/2 cup minced fresh basil 
3 cloves garlic, minced 
salt to taste 
white pepper 
3 pounds raw shrimp, peeled and deveined 
skewers or grilling basket

In a shallow, non-porous dish or bowl, mix together olive oil and melted butter. Stir in lemon juice, mustard, basil, and garlic, and season with salt and white pepper. Add shrimp, and toss to coat. Cover, and refrigerate for 1 hour.

Preheat grill to high heat. Remove shrimp from marinade, and thread onto skewers or place in pre-sprayed grilling basket. Discard marinade.

If using skewers, lightly oil grill grate, and arrange skewers on preheated grill.

Cook for 4 minutes, turning once, or until opaque.

You might also enjoy these grilled shrimp recipes:
Dijon Shrimp Kabobs 
Cajun Grilled Shrimp Kabobs

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