Italian Grilled Shrimp and Cauliflower

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 minute
Total Time 11 minutes
Servings 4 servings


  • 2 teaspoons ground paprika
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 2 teaspoons Italian seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 2 teaspoons dried basil
  • 2 pounds large shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 4 cups cauliflower florets


  • Mix the first seven ingredients in a large bowl until completely blended.
  • Add shrimp and cauliflower and toss until they are evenly coated with the mixture.
  • Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour.
  • Preheat an outdoor grill for medium heat. Skewer all the shrimp and cauliflower on metal grill skewers. Place the skewers on grill and cook for 3 minutes.
  • Turnover and cook 2 minutes more or until opaque in the center and the cauliflower are tender.
  • Serve immediately.


SERVING SUGGESTION: Serve a big green salad on the side.
GLUTEN FREE: Make sure that the seasonings are gluten free.
NUTRITION: 400 Calories; 18g Fat; 49g Protein; 11g Carbohydrate; 3g Dietary Fiber; 345mg Cholesterol; 368mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain (Starch); 6 1/2 Lean Meat; 1 1/2 Vegetable; 0 Fruit; 2 1/2 Fat.
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