Mexican-Grilled Shrimp with Smoky Sweet Sauce

Mexican-Grilled Shrimp with Smoky Sweet Sauce
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  • Smoky Sweet Sauce
  • 1 tablespoon adobo sauce
  • ½ cup firmly packed dark brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon tamarind paste
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 20 (12-inch) skewers
  • 6 garlic cloves, pressed
  • + 5 more ingredients
    • 2 tablespoons water
    • 2 tablespoons rum
    • 1 canned chipotle pepper in adobo sauce, minced
    • ¼ teaspoon salt
    • 2 pounds unpeeled, large fresh shrimp

Peel shrimp, leaving tails on; devein, if desired. Thread 4 shrimp onto each skewer. Set aside. Cook brown sugar in a small heavy saucepan over low heat until melted. Add garlic and next 6 ingredients. Cook 5 minutes or until tamarind paste melts. Remove from heat. Brush shrimp with olive oil. Gr...

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