Poached Shrimp

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Serving: 6


  • 1/2 lb of shrimp (peeled, deveined and cleaned)
  • 2 cups of water
  • 1 lime cut in half and juiced into the water (add the whole lime to the water)
  • 1/2 tsp red chilli pepper flakes
  • 4 /5 grinds of fresh black pepper


  1. Heat the water, lime juice, lime, pepper flakes and pepper in a small sauce pan until it boils
  2. Remove from heat and add the peeled shrimp.
  3. Leave for 5-6 minutes until the shrimp turn pinkish.
  4. Transfer from water to a plate to cool (chill in the fridge).
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