Grilled Jerk Shrimp and Pineapple Skewers from ClosetCooking.com

Grilled jerk marinated shrimp and pineapple skewers!


Servings: 4

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Marinate Time: 20 Minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Ingredients
  • 1 pound (16-20) shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1/2 cup jerk marinade (see below)
  • 2 slices pineapple, cut into 1/2 inch pieces
Directions
  1. Marinate the shrimp in the the jerk marinade for at least 20 minutes and up to over night, skewer the shrimp and pineapple and grill over medium-high heat until cooked, about 1-3 minutes per side.


Jerk Marinade

A quick and easy homemade jerk marinade that is packed with flavour and spicy heat!


Servings: make 1 cup

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Ingredients
  • 1+ scotch bonnet pepper
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 tablespoon ginger, grated
  • 2 green onions
  • 1 tablespoon thyme, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon allspice
  • 3/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon dark rum
  • 1/2 orange, juice and zest
  • 1 lime, juice and zest
Directions
  1. Puree everything in a food processor.
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