Zucchini is a great ingredient to include in your meals if you are planning to lose weight and this delectable combination of lime and cilantro with shrimp make this recipe a tasty low-carb dinner for weight loss. It is very easy to prepare and takes just a few minutes to prepare.
Just combine olive oil, minced garlic, cilantro, red pepper flakes, lime juice, lime zest and honey in a bowl. Add shelled and deveined uncooked shrimp to the mixture to marinate it in the juices for 20 minutes. Heat olive oil in a pan and add the marinated shrimp and cook for 2-3 minutes while tossing in between. Add the remaining marinade to the pan and cook for one minute and keep the shrimps aside.
Add some vegetable broth to the same pan and deglaze it and then simmer for two minutes. This will add the flavor of the marinade to the broth and the noodles. Add the zucchini noodles to the broth and cook until they become tender. Mix the shrimp with the noodles and enjoy this lovely light meal which has all the right flavors and is great for weight loss because of the substitution of flour noodles with zucchini noodles.