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Shrimp souvlaki with bacon

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Shrimp souvlaki with bacon


For the marinade

  • In a bowl, mix all of the ingredients for the marinade. It is spicy enough so feel free to adjust it to your own taste.

For the Raita dipping sauce

  • In a bowl, mix all of the ingredients and refrigerate until needed.

For the shrimps

  • Place the shrimps in a bowl. Pour in the marinade and mix with a spoon.
  • Cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes but no more than 2 hours.
  • Meanwhile, in a bowl full of water, soak some wooden skewer. Alternatively, you can use steel skewers.
  • Wrap each shrimp with a piece of bacon. Thread three or four shrimps onto a skewer alternating with a bay leaf between each pair.
  • Bake for 2-3 minutes on each side until done (careful not to overcook them) and the bacon turns golden.
  • Sprinkle with fresh coriander and serve with the Raita dipping sauce.
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Nutrition information per portion

Calories (kcal)
18 %


Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

Total Fat (g)
30 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

Saturated Fat (g)
30 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

Total Carbs (g)
3 %


The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

Sugars (g)
10 %


Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

Protein (g)
68 %


It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

Fibre (g)
0 %


They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

Sodium (g)
50 %


A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.

*To calculate nutritional table data, we use software by Nutritics logo

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