Chevys Fresh Mex is a chain of Mexican-style casual dining restaurants located in the United States. The chain was founded in 1981 by Warren Simmon, Sr. and Warren "Scooter" Simmon, Jr. in Alameda, California.




Chili Honey Glazed Shrimp

Chevy's Fresh Mex Restaurant Recipe

Serves 4-6

24-30 jumbo shrimp, shelled and deveined
1 cup Chile Honey Glaze and Marinade  (recipe below)
12 to 18 bamboo skewers
Rio Bravo Red Rice

To Grill the Shrimp:  Start the coals in a charcoal grill or preheat a gas grill. Divide the glaze between two small bowls, setting one aside. Place the shrimp skewers on a hot grill. When they start to turn pink, flip over and grill the other side. When the shrimp are bright pink all over, after about 5 minutes total on the grill, baste with the glaze and remove from the heat.

To Serve:  Place 6 shrimp on each plate. Spoon the remaining glaze over the shrimp. Serve over the rice of with fajita fixings.

Chile Honey Glaze and Marinade:
1 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
3/4 cup honey
1/3 cup freshly squeezed lime juice
1/3 cup Dijon mustard
2 tablespoons paprika
1 tablespoon chopped garlic
2 tablespoons chile powder
2 teaspoons oregano
2 teaspoons salt
1 teaspoon black pepper
1 teaspoon white pepper

To make the Marinade:  Place all the ingredients in a blender and puree on high for 1 minute, or until smooth. Transfer to a saucepan and simmer over medium heat for 10 to 12 minutes, until thick and reduced by half.

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