Grilled Roasted Red Pepper Pesto Shrimp
Recipe type: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
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Serves: 4
  • 16 shrimp, deveined
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • ¼ cup roasted red pepper pesto
  • Skewers
For The Pesto:
  • ¼ cup roasted red peppers, from can
  • ¼ cup fresh basil leaves
  • ⅛ tsp garlic, minced
  • 1 tbsp grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 tbsp pine nuts
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • ¼ tsp crushed red pepper flakes
  • ⅛ tsp salt and pepper
  1. To Make The Pesto: Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.
  2. Brush shrimp with olive oil and put on grill. Let shrimp get a nice char, 4-7 minutes. Brush with the ¼ cup of pesto sauce and let it adhere to the shrimp.
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