Tequila Shrimp Skewers
Preparation Time: 10 Minute(s)
Marinate Time: 20 Minute(s)
Cook Time: 5 Minute(s)
3/4 cup Wish-Bone® Italian or House Italian Dressing, divided
1/4 cup lime juice
1/4 cup tequila
1 lb. uncooked large shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 medium red onion, cut into 1/2-inch wedges
2 limes, cut into thin wedges
Mojito Mayo Dip* (optional)
Blend 1/2 cup Wish-Bone® Italian Dressing, lime juice and tequila in measuring cup. Pour tequila mixture over shrimp in large, resealable plastic bag; turn to coat. Close bag and marinate shrimp 20 minutes.
Remove shrimp from marinade, discarding marinade. Alternately thread shrimp, onion and limes on 8 skewers*. Grill or broil shrimp, turning occasionally and brushing with remaining 1/4 cup Dressing, 5 minutes or until shrimp turn pink. Serve, if desired, with Mojito Mayo Dip.
*Mojito Mayo Dip: Combine 1 cup Hellmann’s® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise, 1/2 cup chopped cilantro, 2 finely chopped cloves garlic, 1 finely chopped jalapeno pepper, 1 Tbsp. lime juice and 1 Tbsp. white vinegar in small bowl. Season to taste with salt and ground black pepper. Makes 1-1/2 cups.
**If using wooden skewers soak at least 30 minutes prior to use.