These Grilled Shrimp with Ginger Lemon Dipping sauce are really quick and easy to make. Sweet shrimp are marinated in lemon, garlic, salt and pepper, then grilled. The ginger lemon dipping sauce is the perfect accompaniment for a dish that is the perfect appetizer.
Grilling shrimp gives them a smoky sweetness that you just can’t get from any other cooking method. This dish can be served as a light lunch or dinner with a hearty salad or vegetables.
Stay tuned because there’s still more lemon recipes to come like Dungeness Crab Cakes with Lemon Scallion Sauce. Lemon is a perfect way to add bright, fresh flavor to sauces, marinades and the delicious dipping sauce for this grilled shrimp, which is so quick and easy to make in the food processor.
20 Comments on “Grilled Shrimp with Ginger Lemon Dipping Sauce”
Can I use fully cooked frozen shrimp, or raw?
In the recipe, I specify raw shrimp because they get grilled. I have also used cooked shrimp that I bought from the grocery store, skipped the grilling part and served them with the dipping sauce as a quick appetizer. I hope this helps.
Ooh lovely, Janette! Love the lemon and ginger flavour combo and that dip … mmmm! This would be a great addition to a summer BBQ!
I love shrimp and these look delicious! Pinned and shared!
I adore grilled shrimp, Janette and I just love your flavourful ginger lemon dipping sauce! What a lovely meal for a summer evening. Sharing! Thank you so much for being a part of the Hearth and Soul hop.
Ohhh this looks so simple and lovely! I love that GIGANTIC leaf!!! Looks awesome!!! Hubs would be all over this 🙂
I have a bag of shrimp in the freezer – perfect way to grill!
This looks like a great appetizer. The shrimp will be perfect finger foods for parties. I love the ginger-lemon sauce. I think it can be used in many appetizers.
I can eat shrimp every day! This one looks perfectly grilled! Pinning!
I absolutely love shrimp and I’m totally drooling over that dipping sauce!
I have never had grilled shrimp before, but it sounds amazing!
You need to give it a try, they grill up so tasty. Thank you Cathleen.
Out of this world delicious!!!
These look delicious. Everyone in our family loves shrimp!
I am loving the sound of these shrimp!! The ginger with the lemon sounds really great!
These shrimp sound amazing. Grilling is such a fun way to enjoy shrimp. 🙂
Oh man this looks good! I love the idea of the lemon dipping sauce! Very creative. And those shrimp look perfect! Great summer fare!
This looks fantastic! Perfect for summer gatherings or BBQ!
This looks delicious. Shrimp perfectly grilled with a great dipping sauce.
Thank you Peter, it’s a pretty tasty dish