Skip To Content

    This Under 300-Calorie Honey Lime Shrimp Is Perfect For Summer

    So sweet, so tangy!

    Summer is coming and you'll need something light but still filling to keep you going. This honey lime shrimp will do the trick and it's even under 300 calories!

    Here's what you'll need:

    Preferred cooking oil, to taste

    1 pound raw shrimp, peeled and deveined

    Salt, to taste

    Pepper, to taste

    2 teaspoons garlic, minced (separate in half)

    ¼ cup honey

    1 lime, juiced

    1 pound asparagus, sliced

    1 red bell pepper, sliced

    Here's what you'll need to do:

    1. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.

    2. Add shrimp, salt, pepper, 1 teaspoon of garlic, honey and lime juice. Mix well. Cook for 2 minutes, or until bottom of shrimp turns pink and opaque.

    3. Flip the shrimp and cook an additional 2 minutes or until shrimp are fully pink and there are no gray bits. Remove shrimp from skillet and set aside.

    4. In a fresh skillet (or you can clean out the same one), add oil and sauté the asparagus and bell pepper with salt, pepper, and the remaining garlic.

    5. When the asparagus and bell pepper have reached your desired doneness, add the shrimp back into the skillet and combine.

    6. Serve immediately and enjoy!


    Follow BuzzFeed’s Goodful on Facebook for more delicious and healthy recipes.