Pesto adds fresh, herby punch to juicy grilled shrimp and zucchini. You’ll definitely want the extra sauce for dipping!
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- 4 serving(s)
- Total Time:
- 20 mins
- 1 lb.
large peeled and deveined shrimp
medium zucchini, sliced into half-moons
- 1 tbsp.
Kosher salt and pepper
- 1/3 c.
prepared pesto, divided
- Step 1Heat grill to medium-high.
- Step 2In large bowl, toss shrimp and zucchini with oil and 1/2 teaspoon each
salt and pepper.
- Step 3Thread onto skewers and grill, turning occasionally, until shrimp is opaque throughout, 4 to 5 minutes.
Brush with 2 tablespoons pesto and serve with remaining pesto for dipping.
NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION (per serving): About 180 calories, 9 g fat (1.5 g saturated), 163 mg cholesterol, 541 mg sodium, 3 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 1.5 g sugar (0 g added sugar), 22 g protein
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