A collection of popular Portuguese recipes from mainland Portugal, the Azores, Madeira and around the world.
Thursday, December 2, 2021
Join PortugueseRecipes.ca

It's Quick, Easy and Free!

Join with Facebook
Join with Google

About
This easy shrimp Mozambique recipe is a zesty shrimp with a saffron and garlic based sauce, great served over or with a side of rice.
Info
Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
15 min
Ready In:
30 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy
Servings:
4
User:

Easy Shrimp Mozambique Recipe - Portuguese Recipes

Easy Shrimp Mozambique Recipe

Share this Recipe


Posted in: Seafood Recipes
Thu, Aug 12, 2021
 Rate This Recipe
5 out of 5 with 8 ratings
Views: 4298

Ingredients

4 tablespoons of butter1/4 cup of finely chopped onion1/2 cup of water1 lemon, juiced8 cloves of garlic, finely chopped2 (1.41 ounce) packages of sazon seasoning with saffronSalt and ground black pepper (to taste)1/2 (12 ounce) bottle of beer2 teaspoons of hot sauce (such as piri piri or tabasco®)1 lb of uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined * Get Portuguese ingredients & stuff Get Portuguese ingredients and other stuff at Amazon.com

This site uses US measurements.

Directions

  1. Melt the butter in a saucepan over medium heat.
  2. Add the onion and saute until slightly golden (about 5 minutes).
  3. Stir in the water, lemon juice, garlic, sazon, salt and pepper and cook for 2 minutes.
  4. Pour in beer and stir.
  5. Add the hot sauce and bring to a boil.
  6. Add the shrimp and cook until the shrimp turns pink (about 3 minutes).
  7. Serve over or with a side of rice.
Recipe &  Photo Credit: tstewartgrl, allrecipes.com 

Comments

Dorothy Oliveira
Dorothy Oliveira - 3 Months ago
What is sazon seasoning?

Eddy
Hi Dorothy, sazon is a blend of coriander, cumin, achiote, garlic powder, oregano, salt & pepper.
3 Months ago (+0) (-0)

captcha
You might also like
Easy Shrimp Mozambique Recipe
Serve this delicious Portuguese grilled squid with butter sauce (lulas grelhadas com molho de...
Easy Shrimp Mozambique Recipe
Serve this amazing Portuguese cod with cornbread and chouriço sausage (bacalhau com broa e...
Easy Shrimp Mozambique Recipe
This Portuguese creamy potatoes with cod recipe is a great seafood recipe to add to your...
Easy Shrimp Mozambique Recipe
This Portuguese salmon with lemon juice recipe (receita de salmão com limão) is not only healthy,...
Top