Total:
1 hr 31 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
20 pieces
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 2 teaspoons paprika
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1 pound Spanish chorizo, sliced into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 2 pounds large shrimp, peeled and deveined, tails left on
  • 20 (6-inch) bamboo skewers, soaked in water
  • Sea salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 lemons, cut into small wedges

Directions

In a small bowl, whisk together the garlic, paprika and olive oil. Set aside

Put a slice chorizo into the curve of a shrimp. Thread a skewer through the shrimp starting at the tail and working your way up through the chorizo into the shrimp. Repeat with remaining shrimp and chorizo.

Pour half of the marinade on the bottom of a large baking dish and spread out to evenly coat the bottom of the dish. Put the finished skewers on top and brush the remaining marinade evenly over the top of the skewers. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 10 minutes or up to 1 hour.

Heat a grill or grill pan to medium-high heat.

Season the skewers with salt and pepper, to taste. Grill the skewers for 3 minutes per side. Remove from the grill to a serving platter and serve with lemon wedges.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Smokin' Shrimp Skewers

Recipe courtesy of Marcela Valladolid

Tequila Lime Shrimp Skewers

Recipe courtesy of Travis Twining

Shrimp and Chorizo Tapas

Recipe courtesy of No Author

Grilled Shrimp and Citrus Skewers

Recipe courtesy of Andrea Albin

Portuguese Fisherman's Shrimp and Chorizo

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

South Seas Smoked Shrimp Skewers

Recipe courtesy of Margee Berry

Shrimp and Chorizo in Garlic Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Sunny Anderson

Sweet Shrimp with Chorizo and Onions

Recipe courtesy of Emeril Lagasse

Chorizo

Recipe courtesy of La Michoacana Meat Market

Cooking Tips 3 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Eggs 101: Poached 01:24

These easy steps will have you poaching eggs to perfection in no time.

Similar Topics:

On TV

Luke Nguyen's France

7:30am | 6:30c

Luke Nguyen's France

8:30am | 7:30c

Luke Nguyen's France

9:30am | 8:30c

Cupcake Wars

10am | 9c

Cupcake Wars

11am | 10c

Cupcake Wars

12pm | 11c

Cupcake Wars

1pm | 12c

Cheap Eats

2pm | 1c

Cheap Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Cheap Eats

3pm | 2c

Cheap Eats

3:30pm | 2:30c

Cheap Eats

4pm | 3c

Cheap Eats

4:30pm | 3:30c

Cheap Eats

5pm | 4c

Cheap Eats

5:30pm | 4:30c

Cheap Eats

6pm | 5c

Cheap Eats

6:30pm | 5:30c

Man Fire Food

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Great Food Truck Rally

8pm | 7c

Man Fire Food

9:30pm | 8:30c

Big Bad BBQ Brawl

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Man Fire Food

1am | 12c

Man Fire Food

1:30am | 12:30c

Big Bad BBQ Brawl

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here