Garlic and Lime Shrimp with Spanish Rice

Garlic and Lime Shrimp with Spanish Rice


"Large shrimp are marinated in lime juice and garlic, then pan-fried to a bright pink color and served with a flavored rice mixture. The dish is garnished with sour cream, lime wedges, and cilantro."


35 m servings 382 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 382 kcal
  • 19%
  • Fat:
  • 15.2 g
  • 23%
  • Carbs:
  • 13.5g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 27.9 g
  • 56%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 229 mg
  • 76%
  • Sodium:
  • 441 mg
  • 18%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Combine shrimp, 2 tablespoons lime juice, garlic and salt in large bowl. Cover and marinate in refrigerator 15 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, blend sour cream, remaining 1 teaspoon lime juice, hot pepper sauce and lime peel in small bowl; set aside.
  3. Remove shrimp from marinade, discarding marinade. Heat olive oil in 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium-high heat and cook shrimp, stirring occasionally, 4 minutes or until shrimp turn pink. To serve, arrange shrimp and prepared Knorr(R) Fiesta Sides(TM) - Spanish Rice on a serving platter. Serve with sour cream mixture, lime wedges and sprinkle with cilantro.
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  1. 11 Ratings


Loooooved this! Found myself with fresh limes and shrimp and of course garlic (an Italian thing) so decided to tackle it. Have got to say that if you have delicate taste buds you may not like ...

Loved the shrimp, but I did change it a bit. I added garlic olive oil to the marinade and a little lime fajita seasoning. YUM. I also added some cilantro to the sour cream and made Mexican Rice ...

Excellent!! My whole family loved it! The sour cream mixture is what makes it amazing, don't leave that part out :)

I marinaded the shrimp even longer that the recipe called for and the lime flavor was not there. Squeezing lime over the cooked shrimp would be far more effective without the marinade. The sauce...

My only complaint about this recipe. It should call for double the ingredients because I want more! It is delicious. I was afraid it would be too spicy, but it's not. It's perfect, quick, an...

Followed recipe exactly,except I made my own rice using the Spanish rice recipe from Amy Swenson. Loved the flavors in both,the sour cream really makes it come together.

I really liked this but i also changed it up a bit. I added asparagus with plain minute rice with the other ingredients and my husband loved it. the garlic flavored and lime came through just e...