Garlic Honey Lime Shrimp Recipe

Garlic Honey Lime Shrimp – garlicky, sweet, sticky skillet shrimp with fresh lime. This recipe is so good and easy, takes only 15 mins to make. 

Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Garlic Honey Lime Shrimp
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 22 minutes
Servings 2 people
Calories 351 kcal


  • 1 lb shelled and deveined shrimp
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon melted unsalted butter
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3 dashes cayenne pepper
  • chopped parsley


  1. Rinse the shrimp with cold water. Drained and set aside.
  2. Heat up a skillet (cast-iron preferred), add the olive oil and butter. Add the garlic and saute until they turn slightly brown, stir in the shrimp. Stir and cook the shrimp a few times before adding the honey, lime juice, salt and cayenne pepper. Cook the shrimp until the honey lime sauce thickens. Garnish with chopped parsley and serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts
Garlic Honey Lime Shrimp Recipe
Amount Per Serving (2 people)
Calories 351 Calories from Fat 144
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 16g 25%
Saturated Fat 5g 25%
Cholesterol 587mg 196%
Sodium 2057mg 86%
Potassium 236mg 7%
Total Carbohydrates 30g 10%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 26g
Protein 47g 94%
Vitamin A 16%
Vitamin C 19%
Calcium 34%
Iron 28.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.