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24 Of The Most Delicious Things You Can Do To Shrimp

"Anyway, like I was saying, shrimp is the fruit of the sea."

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1. Shrimp Pasta with Creamy Bisque Sauce

Things that I will never, ever get tired of: Shrimp. Pasta. Shrimp pasta. Get the recipe.

2. Easy Shrimp & Guacamole Tostadas

The shrimp are tossed in a quick mix of cumin, chili powder, red pepper flakes, and garlic salt. Get the recipe.

3. Shrimp & Pesto Pizza with Goat Cheese

Dear pizza: Where you lead I will follow. Get the recipe.

4. Crispy Coconut Shrimp

5. Easy Hoisin Shrimp

Even if you don't make the shrimp, you should add the insanely simple (and versatile!) sauce to your repertoire: soy sauce + rice wine vinegar + hoisin. Get the recipe.

6. Shrimp Burgers with Chipotle Cream and Peach Salsa

7. Creamy Corn Chowder with Barbecue Shrimp

This version calls for fresh corn on the cob, but you can easily sub in the frozen kind too. Get the recipe.

8. Garlic Parmesan Roasted Shrimp

Let it be known that garlic and cheese can solve most (if not all) problems in life. Get the recipe.

9. Asparagus & Spinach Pesto Pasta with Blackened Shrimp

10. Shrimp Alfredo Pasta Bake

This lightened up version uses whole wheat pasta and cuts the alfredo sauce with chicken broth. Get the recipe.

11. Easy Shrimp Taco Bites

Never again will I be satisfied in with mere salsa in my ~scoops~. Going forward they must always be filled with shrimp. Get the instructions.

12. Spicy New Orleans-Inspired Shrimp

13. One-Pan Shrimp with Garlic and Parsley Butter

Serve these with crusty bread to soak up all that extra liquid. Get the recipe.

14. Spicy Firecracker Shrimp

Don't be intimidated by rolling these into wrappers — it's really easier than it looks, as long as you take your time with it. Find step-by-step directions here.

15. Southern Style Pickled Shrimp

Honestly, in terms of party gifts: Mason jar full of pickled shrimp > Bottle of wine. Get the recipe.

16. Shrimp & Tomato Linguine

17. Garlic Butter Shrimp and Quinoa

Not a quinoa fan? Brown rice would work too. Get the recipe.

18. Sriracha Firecracker Shrimp

Skewer, grill, and conquer. Get the recipe.

19. Shrimp Fried Rice

20. Lighter Shrimp Scampi over Zucchini Noodles

21. Spicy Jambalaya

You had me at andouille. Get the recipe.

22. Easy Cilantro Lime Shrimp

There are two types of people in this world: People who love cilantro, and people who are wrong. Get the recipe.

23. Maryland-Style Grilled Shrimp with Old Bay

Old Bay is bae. Get the recipe.

24. Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp with Pineapple

These are called "Skewers of Glory" — and rightfully so. Get the recipe.

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