Cajun Shrimp Kabobs
1 1/2 tablespoons paprika ground
2 teaspoons ground thyme
2 teaspoons oregano leaves
1 1/2 teaspoons garlic powder
1 1/2 teaspoons brown sugar
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon black pepper coarsely ground
3/4 teaspoon table salt
1/4 teaspoon ground cayenne pepper
1 lb shrimp mixed species raw large cleaned
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
Soak sixteen wooden skewers in water for 20 minutes before grilling or broiling to prevent
Prepare the Cajun Rub by mixing all the ingredients except shrimp and olive oil in a small
bowl stirring well.
Place the shrimp in a large bowl and sprinkle with the rub. Drizzle with the olive oil. Toss to
mix and set aside for 15-30 minutes.
Thread 4 shrimp onto each skewer by bending each shrimp so that the ends of the shrimp are
nearly touching. Insert the skewer right above the tail so that it skewers the shrimp twice.
Grill the kabobs turning occasionally over medium heat for about 6 minutes until the shrimp
turn pink and are cooked through. If broiling broil the skewers turning occasionally under a
preheated brewer for 6 minutes.
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