Spicy Shrimp

Kick up conversation at the serving table with a plate of spicy shrimp appetizers. Check out the spicy shrimp cocktail, shrimp in spicy cream sauce, and dozens of other spicy shrimp appetizer recipes.

Cajun Shrimp

Better Homes and Gardens

Elegant enough for holiday celebrations, this appetizer recipe is also easy enough to prepare on a relaxing night in.

Spicy Grilled Shrimp

Better Homes and Gardens

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

Jamaican Shrimp

Better Homes and Gardens

Jamaican cooks know how to temper spicy peppers with a hint of sweetness. A little honey and a fresh jalapeno capture the magical Caribbean taste in this appetizer.

How to Boil Shrimp

When you're more in the mood for surf than turf, the only thing standing between you and a delicious seafood dish is knowing how to boil shrimp. Boiling is a popular method for cooking shrimp because it's quick (just a few minutes), no-fuss, no-fat, and produces a firm-but-tender texture.

Fire and Ice Shrimp

Family Circle

Add this spicy shrimp appetizer to your party or potluck menu. It's the perfect make-ahead recipe for any gathering.

Shrimp Skewers

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Shrimp Ceviche


This recipe makes a fabulous appetizer, but try it for lunch too.

Two-Way Nachos

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Spicy Shrimp on Skewers

Better Homes and Gardens

For a fruit side dish, during the last 5 minutes of grilling time place fresh pineapple wedges alongside the shrimp. Serve rice and peas to round out the meal.

Lemon-Chili Shrimp Skewers

Diabetic Living

Shrimp are a protein powerhouse. Grill them up on skewers with a crop of vegetables and serve with steamed rice for a satisfying yet light lunch or dinner.

Zesty Shrimp Cocktail

Better Homes and Gardens

This fresh shrimp appetizer recipe uses orange juice and horseradish in the homemade cocktail sauce.

Fiesta Shrimp Cocktail

Better Homes and Gardens

Serve this pretty shrimp appetizer in a cocktail glass for a fun presentation at your next party.

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