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This delicious Portuguese roasted shrimp recipe (receita de camarão assado) takes less than 30 minutes to make.
Portuguese Roasted Shrimp Recipe
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Portuguese Roasted Shrimp Recipe

Portuguese Roasted Shrimp Recipe

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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) Get Portuguese ingredients & other stuff Get Portuguese ingredients and other stuff from Amazon.com
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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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