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Grilled Jerk Shrimp and Pineapple Skewers
Jerk Marinade A quick and easy homemade jerk marinade that is packed with flavour and spicy heat! Ingredients 1 pound (16-20) shrimp, peeled and deveined 1/2 cup jerk marinade (see below) 2 slices pineapple, cut into 1/2 inch pieces Directions Marinate the shrimp in the the jerk marinade for at least 20 minutes and up to over night, skewer the shrimp and pineapple and grill over medium-high heat until cooked, about 1-3 minutes per side. Jerk Marinade A quick and easy homemade jerk marinade that is packed with flavour and spicy heat! Servings: make 1 cup Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 0 minutes Total Time: 10 minutes Ingredients 1+ scotch bonnet pepper 2 cloves garlic 1 tablespoon ginger, grated 2 green onions 1 tablespoon thyme, chopped 1 tablespoon allspice 3/4 teaspoon nutmeg 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon pepper 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1 tablespoon oil 2 tablespoons white vinegar 2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 tablespoon dark rum 1/2 orange, juice and zest 1 lime, juice and zest Directions Puree everything in a food processor. Tip: Scotch bonnet peppers can be a little hot so you may want to start by adding half a pepper, test the heat level and continue adding more until the marinade is as hot as you want.
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@divalycious oops I am so sori abt that. Tks for not telling him. I wldnt know where to hide myself. Anyhow I do really envy ppl who make stuff from scratch. That means they are very passionate about what they are doing. : )
4 years ago·Reply
@suranimh ... much too fast n @oj1992 he is one of the coolest guys i know ... he know's i like the shortcut's many a time :D
4 years ago·Reply
@divalycious ok I am safe then. phew! btw why is it named jerk marinade. tks.
4 years ago·Reply
@oj1992 ... lmao ... have you tried a scotch bonnet pepper ... if you haven't ... don't ... it's the kick from it ...
4 years ago·Reply
@divalycious I have not heard abt it before. I cant take spicy stuff ... love it but just can't ... sad... tks dearie.
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