Grilled Cilantro Shrimp and Pineapple

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1 lb. shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 big handful cilantro
½ cup olive oil
2 cloves garlic
⅓ cup macadamia nuts
1 fresh lime, squeezed
pinch kosher salt/crushed pepper
pineapple spears
wooden skewers
*extra limes for garnish




  1. In a food processor or blender, add cilantro, olive oil, garlic, nuts, lime, salt/pepper. Blend to a pesto consistency. Transfer to a bowl and set aside.
  2. Skewer shrimp and brush each side with cilantro mixture.
  3. Allow to marinate while warming grill on medium high heat.
  4. Grill shrimp skewers for 3 - 5 minutes each side until pink.
  5. Add pineapple spears to grill for 2 - 3 minutes each side.
  6. Once done, plate and enjoy!