Barbecued Grilled Shrimp Louisiana-Style
Updated: Jan 4
This recipe is closer to the name than the BBQ Shrimp most people are used to eating. There is actually BBQ sauce in the recipe.
1 1/2 cups Barbecue Sauce, divided
1/2 cup Lemon Juice
1 teaspoon fresh Dill, minced
1 teaspoon Black Pepper
1 teaspoon Lemon Pepper
1 teaspoon Garlic, minced
1 teaspoon Onion, minced
4 tablespoons (1/2 stick) Melted Butter
1/2 teaspoon Cayenne Pepper
1/3 cup Olive Oil
2 tablespoons Hot Sauce
2 to 3 pounds medium-sized Shrimp, peeled and deveined
3 cups Wood Chips
Combine 1/2 cup barbecue sauce with lemon juice, dill, pepper, lemon pepper, garlic, onion, butter, cayenne, olive oil and hot sauce. Place 3/4 of the marinade into a bowl. Add the shrimp and marinate for 15 to 30 minutes. combine remaining 1/4 of the marinade with 1 cup of the barbecue sauce, to use for basting. Soak wood chips while grill is warming up. Place shrimp on a seafood grilling tay. When grill is hot and wood chips are smoking, place shrimp on grill. Cook for 10 to 15 minutes, basting with sauce constantly.
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