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This delicious Portuguese roasted shrimp recipe (receita de camarão assado) takes less than 30 minutes to make.
Preparation time:
10 min
Cooking Time:
15 min
Ready In:
25 min
Level of Difficulty:

Portuguese Roasted Shrimp Recipe

Portuguese Roasted Shrimp Recipe

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Posted in: Fish / Seafood
Thu, Jan 25, 2018, 21:03
4 out of 5 with 16 ratings
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1 lb of frozen medium shrimp3 garlic cloves2 piri piri or chili peppers1 lemonMargarine (to taste)Thyme (to taste)Salt (to taste)Olive oil (to taste)
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    1. Preheat oven to 150ºC or 300ºF.
    2. Place the thawed shrimp in an oven safe pyrex dish and drizzle with the juice of the lemon and olive oil (to taste).
    3. Add the garlic (chopped), margarine, thyme, the 2 chilli peppers and season with salt and pepper.
    4. Bake for 10 to 15 minutes.


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