How to create tasty shrimp/prawns recipes at home

Shrimps are quite tasty to be consumed when bunched up with a variety of ingredients as well as vegetables. If you want to fry them, it can become delicious snacks with sausage and other ingredients. There are varieties of recipes which can be made with the help of shrimps. It is equally ideal for serving during hot and cold days. Children likes’ cream and cheese punched with the shrimp. Whether you are thinking the item to be placed in your lunch or that or any snack, shrimp recipe will be the best one in the list.

Shrimp butter


  • Package cream cheese (8 ounce)
  • Chopped onions – 1 tablespoon
  • Garlic salt – ½ table spoon
  • Soften butter- ¾th cup
  • Shrimp in can – 4 ounce
  • Mayonnaise – 1/4th Cup

While making this recipe, you won’t need much time.  First of all you need to place the cheese as well as butter in a bowl with the medium size. Now beat the ingredients with an electric mixer. Now you must add garlic salt, shrimp, mayonnaise, lemon juice in the mixture of butter and cheese. Beat it in such an order that it becomes fluffy. You need to cover the ingredients and keep it for chilling. You need to allow the butter to stay in the room temperature.

Grilled shrimp


If you are grilling oven or a BBQ, grilled shrimp will be a wonderful recipe in front of you. This will be the best way to surprise your husband on a special day.

  • Mayonnaise- 1 cup
  • Black pepper in grounded form
  • Uncooked medium shrimps- 2 pounds
  • Lemon cut into wedges-1
  • Salt – according to taste

First of all you need to preheat the outdoor grill to medium heat. Now, you need to oil the grate slightly. The next step will be to thread the shrimp onto the skewers. You also need to ensure that both sides of the shrimps with the black pepper with flakes, cayenne and garlic salt.  You also need to coat the shrimp and its both sides with mayonnaise. Now you need to prepare your Barbeque grill in order to grill the shrimps. It is now necessary to cook your shrimps on the grill till it turns pink in color. You need to mark that the shrimp becomes bright pink from outside and slightly opaque from inside.  Also, the mayonnaise so grilled must turn golden brown in color. You must keep the shrimp for 5 to 10 minutes on each side.

Your grilled shrimp recipe is ready. You can now serve this delicious recipe with the lemon wedges.

Barbeque shrimp wrapped in bacon


You must have seen this recipe in the menu card of the restaurant you visit. Today, you can easily get a scope of preparing it right at home. Whether you make for 2 or 4 people, it will be a wonderful appetizer before your dinner.

  • Bacon – 8 slices
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Large shrimps- peeled and deveined
  • Toothpick

First of all, you need to preheat oven to a temperature of 450 degree Fahrenheit. Take the shrimps and wrap them with the help of ½ slice bacon. You can also use a toothpick so that the wrap stays intact without having a chance of opening up. You need to provide equal cooking time to the shrimps and bacon. If you have chosen medium size shrimp, it will be a necessity to precook the bacon a bit before.

You can also make a perfect lining of the jelly roll pan with the help of the extra heavy duty foil. You also need to place the baking rack over the pan. Now, the next process will be to place the shrimp over the rack. You need to sprinkle pepper and salt, which will make a perfect barbeque seasoning. Just allow the shrimp to sit for the period of 15 minutes. The creamy while bacon will change its image and become opaque. You need to cook the bacon for another 15 minutes time. Your barbeque shrimp wrapped in bacon is ready to be served.