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Mediterranean Lemon Cilantro Shrimp Stir Fry

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Mediterranean dishes are famous as healthy recipes and this lemon cilantro shrimp stir fry is no more an exception. You should try this for your loved ones...
  Peeled deveined raw shrimps 1 Pound (Or Shelled)
  Chopped cilantro 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Minced garlic 2 Tablespoon
  Lemon 1⁄2
  Cayenne pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Black pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Olive oil 1 Ounce
  Chopped parsley 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (For Garnish)

In a medium pan on medium heat, add 3 tbs olive oil, garlic and cilantro, cook for about 3-4 minutes. Next, add shrimp, salt, black pepper and cayenne pepper, stir and cook for about 5 minutes. Lastly, squeeze the half lemon on top of the shrimp in the pan and remove from heat. In a nice large plate, add a bed of brown rice or pasta, then add shrimp on top and garish with chopped parsley. Serve with a spicy tomato sauce.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Stir Fried
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes
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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 182 Calories from Fat 75

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 8 g12.9%

Saturated Fat 1 g5.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 290 mg96.7%

Sodium 1050.6 mg43.8%

Total Carbohydrates 7 g2.2%

Dietary Fiber 1.2 g4.8%

Sugars 2.3 g

Protein 21 g41.9%

Vitamin A 23.6% Vitamin C 23.4%

Calcium 11.2% Iron 8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


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