Olives, cheese, meat, and a moderate amount of wine are wonderful components of the Mediterranean diet. But don’t forget seafood as a super element as well!
Listed below are 16 shrimp recipes that are modified to meet the protocols of the Mediterranean diet while still being simple enough to fit in with your busy lifestyle.
1) Mediterranean Shrimp Dinner – One Pan Recipe
Streamline your weeknight dinner with this nutritious One-Pan Shrimp Dinner recipe from Good Dinner Mom.
2) Mediterranean Shrimp Orzo Salad
Loaded with veggies like artichoke hearts, olives, and peppers, this Shrimp Orzo Pasta from Taste Of Home is perfect for a quick lunch or light dinner.
3) Super-Fast Herbed Mediterranean Shrimp Pasta
Bursting with Mediterranean flavors, this herb-packed Shrimp Pasta recipe from Two Healthy Kitchens is ready to serve in less than 30 minutes.
4) Shrimp in Lemon Sauce with Olives
The View From Great Island’s golden lemon sauce makes this luscious shrimp recipe rich and enticing.
5) Mediterranean Shrimp Farro Salad
This colorful Shrimp Farro Salad from Go Epicurista is great to prepare ahead of time, since the farro can be stored in your fridge all week and warmed just before serving. Use the vegetables pictured or substitute those you prefer. A classic Mediterranean vinaigrette brings it all together!
6) Sheet-Pan Mediterranean Shrimp with Zucchini Noodles
This quick Mediterranean Zoodles recipe from Stay Snatched is a wonderful way to enjoy noodles without piling up on carbs.
7) Mediterranean Shrimp with Feta, Olives and Oregano
Olives and feta cheese are classic Mediterranean ingredients in this Shrimp Salad from Williams Sonoma. Fresh, delicate flavors are baked together with succulent shrimp for a tangy feast.
8) Mediterranean Shrimp Tacos
Plating Pixels’ Shrimp Tacos are a Mediterranean twist on the classic Mexican recipe. Casual and spicy-give them a try!
9) Shrimp, Arugula, White Bean, Cherry Tomato Salad
An exciting option to serve to guests or to liven up your Mediterranean diet dinners, try this vibrant Shrimp, Arugula, White Bean and, Cherry Tomato Salad from Simply Recipes.
10) Skewered Shrimp Scampi
Herbed pasta topped with zesty grilled shrimp from Bhg will make your weeknight meals more exhilarating.
11) Mediterranean Quinoa Bowl with Shrimp
A healthy Quinoa Shrimp Bowl with crunchy veggies, sautéed shrimps, and Dijon mustard dressing will keep you satisfied. (Recipe from My Everyday Table)
12) Mediterranean Shrimp and Chicken
The Cafe Sucre Farine’s Mediterranean Shrimp and Chicken recipe blends all our favorite flavors like plum tomatoes, kalamata olives, basil, lemon juice, and more to create this masterpiece.
13) Sizzling Shrimp with Feta
Sauté the shrimp, crumble feta cheese on top, and broil for a couple of minutes to infuse flavors- this Shrimp recipe from Mediterrasian is just that simple and shrimp-tastic!
14) Mediterranean Garlic Shrimp Salad
Spring greens, red pepper, feta cheese, shrimp, and garlic create a color burst of fresh flavors in this lovely summer Mediterranean Garlic Shrimp Salad from Creme De La Crumb.
15) Garlic Shrimp Skewers
Pep-up your upcoming party with these scrumptious Garlic Shrimp Skewers from The Mediterranean Dish.
16) Mediterranean Keto Shrimp Zoodles
Cast Iron Keto’s Shrimp Zoodles is a fantastic low-carb option packed with Mediterranean flavors.
That completes our list of 16 Mediterranean Diet Shrimp recipes. Let us know how much you enjoyed them in the comments below. Is there one that stands out? Mention your favorite Mediterranean Diet shrimp recipe or add one if you think we have missed one!