Best Garlic Lemon Butter Shrimp Recipe - How to Make Lemon Shrimp

Best Garlic Lemon Butter Shrimp Recipe

Do you want to take a taste something, with the best flavor and ready as quickly as in under 15 minutes? Lemon Garlic Butter Shrimp is a better solution. It is simple and easy to serve with rice, noodles, or anything for you.

So, will you miss this delicious at your dinner table on the weekend? I think, no! right? Usually, I don't miss at least four times a month.

Try to purchase shrimp that already peeled, deveined and cleaned. Otherwise, it will kill your time. Now have yourself like a tasty shrimp recipe. Use fresh garlic and lemon juice if possible, instead of store-bought spice.


Ingredients for 2 Servings:

  • Half pound (250g) medium-size peeled and deveined shrimp (or prawns).
  • Butter
  • Sliced Garlic
  • Coriander leaves or Parsley leaves
  • Fresh Lemon juice
  • Sliced Lemon
  • Red Chili
  • Salt

Step by step cooking process:

  • Melt 2 slices butter in a non-stick Skillet Pan over medium heat.
  • After melting butter add all peeled shrimp. I took half-pound (250g) well peeled and deveined. If you purchase fresh shrimp, you have to spend some extra time to peel all the shrimp before starting your cooking. But you need to know how to clean and peel perfectly. If you don't know, watch this video.
Peeled Shrimp for lemon shrimp recipe

Peeled Shrimp

  • Cook 4-5 minutes and keep stirring. Wait until shrimp is reddish or pink.
  • Add 3 teaspoons sliced garlic. Keep stirring and cook 1-2 minutes in medium temperature.
  • Use little salt, as needed, and mix perfectly.
Shrimp with Coriander leaves
  • Now add chopped Coriander leaves. Alternatively, you can use Parsley leaves. Cook 2 minutes.
  • Pour one tablespoon Lemon juice.
  • So, I'm adding 2 more slices butter, it is my favorite. You can skip it. If you like peppery, add more chilis. In my case, I'm adding only 2 red chilies. Now cook until melt butter.
  • We are almost done. Add lemon slices. Stir and wait 2 more minutes.
Lemon Garlic Shrimp

Our garlic butter lemon shrimp is now ready to serve. You can also serve with noodles or rice.

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Theresa Lori

Hi, I'm Theresa. My passion for grilling delicacy gradually built during the time I was living with my parents. My family members especially my mother was a great fan of grilled dishes to and from the love of food. I started preparing smoked food with my mom. This bonding helped me to know more and more about to smoke, grill what always I share on So, in two words you can call me a BBQ lover.

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