Spicy Shrimp Recipes

This collection of spicy shrimp recipes features fiery and flavorful shrimp recipes that we love to make over and over again! I can’t wait for you to try them!

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Shrimp… but make it spicy!

When it comes to shrimp dishes around here, the spicier the better. I like my shrimpies with a side of straight fire.

Whether it’s from buffalo sauce, sriracha chili sauce, jalapeño or habanero peppers, hot sauce, red chili flakes, or basically anything that packs a punch, I am HERE for it.

This tasty collection features everything from shrimp tacos to curries to ramen bowls, with a whole lot of deliciousness in between.

Spicy Shrimp Recipes

Ready to get spicy? Let’s do this!

Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos with Cilantro Lime Slaw
Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos with Cilantro Lime Slaw
5 from 98 votes
These Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos are fast, flavorful, and topped with a zesty Cilantro Lime Slaw that will rock yours socks! Recipe yields 4-6 tacos.
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I’m basically known for my shrimp tacos around here. This particular recipe packs some heat from the sriracha shrimp, sriracha ranch sauce, and the fresh jalapeños sprinkled throughout the cilantro lime slaw. You can make them as spicy as you’d like and they’re still CRAZY flavorful too!

Spicy Shrimp Ramen Bowls
Spicy Shrimp Ramen Bowls
5 from 20 votes
These one-pot Spicy Shrimp Ramen Bowls are quick, easy, and full of flavor!
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I like my ramen piping hot and face-fanning spicy. These spicy shrimp ramen bowls fit the bill, and are on heavy rotation around here. I made them for dinner last night and I probably won’t be able to go a week without making them again, haha! SO GOOD!

Szechuan Shrimp and Broccoli
Szechuan Shrimp and Broccoli
4.93 from 52 votes
This copycat Szechuan Shrimp and Broccoli recipe is ridiculously tasty and ready in just 20 minutes. Skip the restaurant and whip up this healthy dish at home!
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This Spicy Szechuan Shrimp and Broccoli always gets rave reviews! I wasn’t able to find Szechuan peppercorns originally so I used a hearty helping of crushed red chili flakes to bring the heat. If you’re close to a store with an epic spice selection or an international market with more variety, totally pick some up!

Buffalo Shrimp Lettuce Wrap Tacos
Buffalo Shrimp Lettuce Wrap Tacos
5 from 24 votes
These spicy Buffalo Shrimp Lettuce Wrap Tacos are fast, flavorful, and ready to Taco Tuesday your face off! Each tasty taco is gluten-free, paleo-friendly, and keto friendly too. Woot!
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I absolutely LOVE these spicy buffalo shrimp lettuce wraps! They’re fast and flavorful and you can add as much Frank’s Red Hot sauce as your little spice-loving heart desires.

Thai Coconut Shrimp Curry
Easy Thai Coconut Shrimp Curry
4.88 from 133 votes
This tasty shrimp curry is blanketed in the most luscious coconut red curry sauce and full of so much flavor! It’s quick, easy, and crazy delicious!
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My spicy Thai inspired coconut shrimp curry is another must make! With 50 rave ★★★★★ reviews it’s one of the most popular shrimp recipes on my blog and totally lives up to the hype! It can be made as mild or as spicy as you’d like. I’m a big fan of adding extra jalapeño and spiking the sauce with extra red curry paste and some cayenne pepper for extra oomph.

Shrimp Stir Fry with Ramen Noodles
Shrimp Stir Fry with Ramen Noodles
4.97 from 26 votes
This Shrimp Stir Fry is paired with saucy ramen noodles and fresh stir fried veggies for a take-out inspired dinner that's ready in under 30 minutes! Hooray!
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Helllooooooo spicy shrimp stir fry! This one has oodles of ramen noodles because #YESPLEASE and is loaded with veggies. I used broccoli, red bell pepper, carrots, and snow peas, but feel free to mix and match your vegetables based on what you have on hand. Zucchini is an awesome add-in as well as edamame.

Easy Cheesy Buffalo Shrimp Dip!
Buffalo Shrimp Dip
4.91 from 21 votes
Whether you’re partying it up with friends or whipping up a date-night spread at home, this easy cheesy Buffalo Shrimp Dip makes the perfect appetizer! Hot melty cheese with shrimp, veggies, and a kiss of hot sauce? Perfection!
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Buffalo. Shrimp. Dip.

I’m going to go ahead and insist you try it! This party-perfect dip is easy to make and oh so delicious.

Spicy Shrimp and Green Beans
Spicy Shrimp and Green Beans
4.75 from 12 votes
Break out of your dinner time rut with this quick and easy Spicy Shrimp and Green Beans recipe!
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Spicy Shrimp Tortilla Soup ready in under 30 minutes and so crazy tasty! We are so totally in love with this delicious dairy-free soup.
Spicy Shrimp Tortilla Soup
5 from 10 votes
Spicy Shrimp Tortilla Soup ready in under 30 minutes and so crazy tasty! We are so totally in love with this delicious dairy-free soup.
Yields approx. 4 cups or 2 large bowls.
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Spicy Sriracha Shrimp Tacos with Cilantro Lime Slaw
Sriracha Shrimp
5 from 9 votes
These Spicy Sriracha Shrimp are next level delicious! Make them as mild or as fiery as you’d like and get ready to toss them in tacos, wraps, salads, and more.
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Buffalo Shrimp Salad
5 from 8 votes
This tasty Buffalo Shrimp Salad features fresh leafy greens topped with crisp veggies, saucy Buffalo shrimp, Ranch dressing, and blue cheese crumbles. It's crazy delicious and totally meal-worthy!
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Szechuan Shrimp Tacos with Cool Cucumber Slaw are ready to shake up your taco game! A fun fusion of two of my all-time favorites, these tasty tacos are ready to rock your plate in under 20 minutes.
Spicy Szechuan Shrimp Tacos with Cool Cucumber Slaw
5 from 6 votes
Szechuan Shrimp Tacos with Cool Cucumber Slaw are ready to shake up your taco game! A fun fusion of two of my all-time favorites, these tasty tacos are ready to rock your plate in under 20 minutes.
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Homemade Volcano Roll
Homemade Sushi: Volcano Roll
5 from 21 votes
Whip up this delicious sushi restaurant copycat at home! The spicy sriracha shrimp and cool cucumber in this homemade volcano roll are a match made in heaven.
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If you get a chance to try any of these sassy + spicy shrimp recipes, let me know!

Leave some love in the comment form below or tag your photos with @peasandcrayons on Instagram so I can happy dance over your creation. I can’t wait to see what you whip up!

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Hi! I’m Jenn and I’m here to help you eat your veggies! It’ll be fun, painless, and pretty darn delicious as I teach you to plan your meals around fresh, seasonal produce with a little help from healthy freezer and pantry staples.

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