Grilled Shrimp with Lemon Aioli


In this video, you’ll see how to make super-simple grilled shrimp with a very flavorful aioli. You'll only need a handful of ingredients here. The sta... See morer, though, is the preserved lemon in the aioli. A little chopped, preserved lemon and a touch of tarragon add wonderful flavors to a super simple aioli. And the shrimp get the world’s easiest preparation: just salt, smoked paprika, and a little oil. The shrimp come off the grill sweet and smoky, caramelized, with a little tasty char around the edges. And the bright flavors of the aioli are the perfect complement. Watch the video, then get the recipe for Chef John’s Grilled Shrimp with Lemon Aioli. They’re sure to be the high point of your summer BBQ. See more Chef John videos >>

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Apr 5, 2014 7:01 PM

This is so easy! I Loved it!


Apr 5, 2014 4:55 PM

Wow! Five stars. Lucky I had smoked paprika on hand. No preserved lemons but just sliced half a lemon and microwaved on 60% power in water, sugar and a tiny bit of cider vinegar for 4 min. Served with spaghetti and sauteed bell peppers. Num num.


Apr 4, 2014 11:49 PM

Anyone have any alterations to this recipe?

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