Cilantro Lime Shrimp

Cilantro Lime Shrimp

Serves: 2-3 people
Cooking Time: 15 minutes
Cilantro Lime Shrimp


  • 1/2 cup tequila
  • 3 tablespoons lime juice
  • 4 tablespoons honey
  • 3 tablespoons cilantro
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 lb shrimp (20-25 count), uncooked, deveined, peeled, tails-on
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced


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Looking for a quick, easy, and super tasty dinner option? Then you NEED to make this Cilantro Lime Shrimp!
  1. In a large bowl, mix together the tequila, lime juice, honey, and cilantro. Whisk until everything is combined.
  2. In a large skillet, heat olive oil and butter. Add the shrimps and minced garlic and cook for 5 minutes, making sure to turn the shrimp over until it’s almost fully cooked. Also, add your desired amount of salt and pepper.
  3. Pour the cilantro mixture over the shrimp in the pan, and allow to cook together for an additional one to two minutes, or until the shrimp is fully cooked
  4. Remove shrimp to your serving dish, and allow the sauce to thicken in the pan for one to two minutes. Pour the sauce over the shrimp, serve and enjoy!