Grilled shrimp with coffee rub

Coffee main dishes

Grilled shrimp with coffee rub

You see shrimp on menus everywhere these days.
But not these grilled shrimp with a coffee rub.
Delicious as a main course, but of course it can also be served as an appetizer!
Check out the recipe below:
10 people – 20 min preparation.

Here’s how to make it

  1. In a bowl mix the coffee, sugar and all the spices (clove powder, cayenne pepper, paprika and cumin powder). Put a frying pan on the fire and heat the oil, add the coffee rub and fry for half a minute.
  2. Then add the shrimp and cook for 5 minutes until tender. Serve the shrimp in a deep plate and sprinkle the chives on top with a wedge of lemon.



  • 2.5 knife points of clove powder
  • 2.5 teaspoons brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 2 teaspoons paprika
  • 1 teaspoon cumin powder
  • 1 teaspoon of coffee
  • 10 tablespoons of sunflower oil
  • 1250 grams of large shrimp
  • 2 handfuls of chives
  • 3 lemons in wedges


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