Shrimp Scampi Recipe.

Shrimp Scampi Recipe

Shrimp Scampi Recipe.

Shrimp Scampi
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5 from 5 votes

Making Shrimp Scampi

Simple recipe for shrimp scampi. Cooked shrimp that have been marinated are served with a delightful wine and butter sauce. Less than 10 minutes are needed to cook the full meal.
Course Dinner, Main Course
Cuisine Italian, Mediterranean
Keyword shrimp scampi
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4 Servings
Calories 317kcal
Author Claudia Martinez
Cost $10-$14

Ingredients

  • Squeeze half a lemon over the completed meal.
  • 3 tablespoons finely minced parsley
  • 4 minced garlic cloves
  • a cup and a third of dry white wine
  • Unsalted butter, six teaspoons
  • Olive oil, 1 tbsp (or canola oil)
  • One-half teaspoon of paprika, ground
  • three teaspoons of chicken stock
  • Black pepper, ground, to taste
  • 0.5 teaspoons of salt
  • 1 pound of peeled and deveined raw big shrimp

Instructions

  • Toss together the salt, pepper, and paprika before adding it to the shrimp.
  • In a large skillet, preheat the oil over medium-high heat. When heated through, add shrimp and cook for 1–2 minutes on each side. To keep the shrimp warm, take them out of the pan and cover.
  • Stirring often to prevent burning, add the butter and garlic to the same pan and cook, stirring, for 1 minute, until fragrant.
  • Cook for 3–4 minutes after adding the broth and wine.
  • Reintroduce the shrimp to the skillet. Cook for a further 1-2 minutes after adding fresh parsley.
  • As desired, drizzle fresh lemon juice over the shrimp. The shrimp should be combined gently before being served right away.

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Claudia Martinez

Written by Claudia Martinez

I am Claudia Martinez, the creator behind the food blog FoodFourYou.com where I share our family’s favorite recipes. When I am not in the kitchen, I enjoy spending quality time with my husband and my children. We invite you to join us on our blogging journey!

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6 Comments

  1. 5 stars
    As a flight nurse, I cook for my pilot and my medic colleagues. 80% of your recipes are my “go to” for quick and simple preparations/meals. I’m making the shrimp scampi tonight for my crew!!!! Thank you and keep the awesomeness!!!!

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