Shrimp Appetizers

Consider a shrimp appetizer as a no-meat alternative. From bacon-wrapped to beer-boiled to crunchy popcorn shrimp, these recipes help you create shrimp appetizers that are fun, unusual, and filling.

Pistachio Shrimp with Pesto Dipping Sauce

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Nut-crusted shrimp and a coconut dipping sauce make up this unique appetizer.

Shrimp-Stuffed Buns

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These savory snacks freeze well. To reheat, wrap frozen buns in foil and bake at 350 degrees for 35 minutes or until heated through.

Pizzazzy Little Pizzettas

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Shredded pork? Shrimp? Smoked chicken? You can top this versatile appetizer a variety of ways.

Holiday Shrimp Rounds

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These little bite-size appetizers, shrimp perched on a light filling atop a pastry of sour cream and sharp cheddar cheese, are easily assembled and delightfully pretty.

Blair's Gluten-Free Fried Shrimp

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Brown rice flour and cornstarch achieve the same amount of crisp as traditional wheat-based breadings.

Scary Cerebrum

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Guests at your Halloween party won't have to think twice whether they'd like a serving of this molded shrimp cocktail.

Shrimp Scampi-Style

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This shrimp appetizer has a traditional sauce of garlic, shallots, white wine, and lemon juice.

Spicy Grilled Shrimp

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Marinate shrimp in oil and Cajun seasoning, then drizzle warm marmalade sauce over the shrimp before serving for a fabulous main dish.

Fiesta Shrimp Appetizers

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Spice up cooked shrimp by marinating in lime, cilantro and Anaheim pepper. For even more heat, substitute 2 to 4 tablespoons chopped jalapeno pepper for the Anaheim pepper.

Greek Herbed Shrimp with Feta and Black Olives

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For a fitting dipping sauce, serve this light grilled shrimp dish with hummus or baba ganoush.

Lemongrass Shrimp Pate

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Lemon grass, an herb used to flavor Thai soups and teas, has a mild citrus taste. In this recipe, the herb works with cilantro, garlic, and a fresh chile to give shrimp spread Asian-style flavors.

California Kabobs

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Fresh bread and wine transform these grilled shrimp appetizer kabobs into a light meal for four.

Southeast Asian Coconut Shrimp

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Coconut milk tames the chili sauce in the Asian-inspired sauce for this shrimp dish.

Tequila-Marinated Shrimp

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To keep these tongue-tingling shrimp well-chilled during a party, place them in a bowl nestled inside a larger bowl of ice.

Oriental Shrimp Kabobs

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In just 20 minutes, you can prep these shrimp and cucumber appetizers for your next party.

Fiesta Shrimp Skewers

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Spicy shrimp, tempered by a flame-taming cilantro dip, makes a great grilled dish for summer parties.

Asian Spring Rolls

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When you want a quick dinner, try these shrimp and vegetable spring rolls. Serve them with peanut sauce for dipping.

Total: 30 mins
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