Comments: Nothing like a little kick to your sweet.
- 1 tablespoon honey
- ⅛ teaspoon cayenne
- ¼ teaspoon grated lime zest
- ¼ teaspoon freshly grated ginger
- 1 garlic clove, grated on a Microplane or finely minced
- ¼ teaspoon kosher salt
- ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper
- 1 pound cleaned extra-large shrimp, patted very dry with paper towels
- 1 tablespoon very cold butter, cubed
- Lime wedges, for serving
- 1 jalapeño, halved, seeded and very thinly sliced, for serving
- 1 tablespoon chives or scallion greens, finely chopped, for serving
- Mayonnaise, for serving (optional)
- Heat oven to 500 degrees.
- In a medium bowl, combine honey, cayenne, lime zest, ginger, garlic, salt and pepper. Toss in shrimp to coat.
- Spread shrimp on a large rimmed baking sheet and dot with butter. Roast until shrimp is pink and opaque, but before the edges have started to curl, about 5 minutes. Sprinkle generously with fresh lime juice and toss with jalapeños and chives or scallions. Serve with mayonnaise if you like.