Summer of Shrimp: Fire It Up! Sweepstakes, Win Weber-Stephen Products

The Summer of Shrimp: Fire It Up! promotion sponsored by Eat Shrimp/The Shrimp Council and Weber-Stephen Products LLC has officially launched!


Are you hooked on Pinterest? Get ready to Pin it, Win It, and grill it! Now through July 29, The Shrimp Council is hosting the “Summer of Shrimp: Fire It Up!” sweepstakes with Weber-Stephen Products LLC, makers of the iconic Weber Grill.

The fun Pinterest sweepstakes calls all shrimp lovers and grilling gurus to follow Eat Shrimp on Pinterest and pin their favorite shrimp recipes, to show how they serve shrimp in style.

This is going to be so much fun. Grilled Marinated Shrimp is one of my family’s favorites! Even more so, now with a chance to win!

Grilled Marinated Shrimp

1 cup olive oil
1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley
1 lemon, juiced
3 cloves garlic, minced
1 tablespoon tomato paste
2 teaspoons dried oregano
1 teaspoon ground black pepper
2 pounds large shrimp, peeled and deveined with tails attached

In a mixing bowl, mix together olive oil, parsley, lemon juice, garlic, tomato paste, oregano, and black pepper.
Reserve a small amount for basting later.
Pour marinade into a large resealable plastic bag with shrimp. Seal, and marinate in the refrigerator for 4 hours.

Thread shrimp onto skewers, piercing once near the tail and once near the head. Discard marinade.

Grill shrimp for 5 minutes on each side, or until opaque.

Those who would like to participate can visit the Eat Shrimp Facebook page where then can enter by clicking on the Summer of Shrimp: Fire it Up Pinterest sweepstakes icon. After filling out the entry form, fans must go to Pinterest and follow @EatShrimp to be eligible to win.

On July 31, four sweepstakes participants will be randomly selected to each receive the 2013 Performer® Silver charcoal grill (valued at $229), featuring Weber’s exclusive Tuck-Away™ lid holder, One-Touch® Cleaning System and a handy lid thermometer. In addition to the Weber Performer® grill, winners will receive a Weber Original® Stainless Steel Small Fish Basket (valued at $24.99) and a pair of Weber Original® Stainless Steel Pincer Tongs (valued at $14.99).

Disclosure: Five Dollar Shake has an ongoing relationship with the sponsor. No compensation is being received for this blog post. All opinions and links are being share because I’m happy to share this fun sweepstakes with my readers.


  1. This sounds fun–and great prizes too. I love summertime grilling parties!