Grilled Shrimp with Citrus Dipping Sauce

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 28 min
  • Prep: 20 min
  • Cook: 8 min
  • Yield: 4 servings
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1 cup rice, regular or instant, cooked according to package directions

Cooking spray

2 pounds large or jumbo shrimp, peeled and deveined

Salt and freshly ground black pepper

2 tablespoons freshly chopped cilantro leaves

1 cup orange juice

2 tablespoons fresh lime juice

2 teaspoons minced fresh ginger

2 teaspoons cornstarch

1/2 teaspoon garlic powder


  1. Coat a stove-top grill pan or griddle with cooking spray and set over medium-high heat to preheat. Season both sides of shrimp with salt and black pepper. Place shrimp on hot pan and cook 2 to 3 minutes per side, until bright pink and cooked through. Sprinkle shrimp with cilantro.
  2. Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, whisk together orange juice, lime juice, ginger, cornstarch, and garlic. Set pan over medium heat and bring to a simmer. Simmer 2 minutes, until mixture thickens. Season, to taste, with salt and black pepper. Transfer sauce to a serving bowl. Serve 2/3 of the shrimp with the rice and dipping sauce on the side. Reserve remaining shrimp for wraps, if desired.

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