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Mexican Style Tequila Shrimp

30 mins
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One of the best shrimp recipes is, without a doubt, this special way to prepare Mexican Style Tequila Shrimp, with which we combine flavors from different regions of the Mexican Republic. The different ways to prepare shrimp has conquered the palate of many because each ingredient gives a perfect texture and touch to the preparation.

In fact, eating them with fruit sauces or even with alcohol has made eating seafood something with greater explosions of flavors. Without a doubt, this simple Mexican Style Tequila Shrimp recipe is one of the recipes with easy shrimp that you will surely want to include in your personal recipes.
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4 portions
  • 1/4 cups butter
  • 3 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 700 grams medium shrimp, peeled and clean
  • 4 tablespoons tequila
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice, cool
  • 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/4 teaspoons chilli powder
  • 1/4 cups fresh coriander
  • 1 lemon, seeded, quartered


Melt the butter in a large skillet over medium heat.
Add the garlic and cook for 30 seconds.
Add the shrimp and cook until they take a pink color, about 3 minutes.
Add the tequila, season with salt, add the lemon juice and chili powder.
Simmer until the liquid has evaporated, about 3 more minutes.
Place the shrimp on a plate and garnish with cilantro.


Serve with lemon wedges.

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Ratings (8)
Laura Santos
12/04/2020 15:37:20
Simplemente deliciosos..habia probaso muchas recetas..pero esta deja en su punto los camarones y el ajo.
Roberto Ramirez
15/02/2020 23:48:59
Muy riquisimos los camarones despues de sia de san valentin
02/11/2019 15:00:54
Hoy los prepararé y sé me quedarán deliciosas.
April Lopez
24/09/2019 18:55:03
¿ qué pedo ? Me quedé con el jugo y los limones partidos hahaha gracias, quedaron riquísimos.
Román Santiago Gallegos
27/12/2018 00:41:28
Ricos pero que clase de tequila se ocuparia
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