Zip off to the Caribbean with the tropical flavors of jerk spices, shrimp and pineapple! These easy skewers are perfect for a picnic, party or an anytime snack. Two of these satisfying skewers are less than 100 calories.
Recipe courtesy of Turner Broadcasting System
Save Recipe Print
Total:
15 min
Prep:
5 min
Cook:
10 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Healthy
Total:
15 min
Prep:
5 min
Cook:
10 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Healthy

Ingredients

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Special equipment: Eight 6-inch wood skewers

Combine the allspice, thyme, cinnamon, cumin, nutmeg, cayenne, black pepper and salt in a bowl. Add the shrimp and toss thoroughly. 

Heat 1 teaspoon of the oil in a small nonstick skillet set over medium-high heat. Add the shrimp in a single, uncrowded layer and cook until no longer translucent in the center, 2 to 3 minutes per side. Transfer to a plate. 

Heat the remaining 1 teaspoon oil in the skillet. Add the pineapple and cook until lightly browned, about 1 minute. Turn and cook until again lightly browned on the underside, 1 minute more. Remove from the heat. 

Thread each skewer in the following order: mint leaf, pineapple chunk, shrimp, pineapple chunk and mint leaf. Serve warm or at room temperature.

Our Best Thanksgiving Videos 15 Videos

Get the recipe

Sticky Pecan Pull-Apart Bread 00:37

This simple dessert is a crowd pleaser that only uses a few ingredients.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Shrimp Gumbo

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Shrimp with Garlic Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Brian Boitano

Gina's Shrimp Scampi with Angel Hair Pasta

Recipe courtesy of The Neelys

Shrimp Scampi

Recipe courtesy of Lidia Bastianich

Creamy Shrimp Scampi Dip

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Shrimp Fra Diavolo

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Shrimp with Cocktail Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Rice Noodle Salad with Shrimp

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Tuscan Shrimp with White Beans

Recipe courtesy of Michael Chiarello

Browse Reviews By Keyword