Lemon Pepper Shrimp

Here’s a very simple, classic dinner to satisfy your “seafood” taste buds!
Servings 4 servings


  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 pounds large shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons ghee or use coconut oil


  • In a large bowl, toss shrimp with lemon juice to fully saturate. Season evenly with salt and pepper. Melt the ghee (or coconut oil) in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  • Add shrimp and cook for 2 to 4 minutes per side or until pink and opaque. Yep, it’s that easy! Serve and enjoy!!


SERVING SUGGESTION: Curried Cauli-Rice (process cauliflower in a blender or food processor until it resembles grains of rice; steam “rice” till tender; drain; toss with salt, pepper, curry powder and chopped green onions and cilantro to taste). Add a big salad tossed with Leanne’s Basic Vinaigrette.
NUTRITION: per serving: 245 Calories; 10g Fat; 35g Protein; 3g Carbohydrate; trace Dietary Fiber; 276mg Cholesterol; 724mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain(Starch); 5 Lean Meat; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Fat. Points: 6
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