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Garlicky Shrimp Scampi

 
Garlicky Shrimp Scampi
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Super quick and easy, shrimp in a lemony garlic and butter sauce. What could be better?

Yield

4

servings

Prep

8

min

Cook

7

min

Ready

15

min

Trans-fat Free, Low Carb, Sugar-Free
 

Ingredients

¾ pound shrimp
shelled and deveined
*
3 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons scallions, spring or green onions
minced
1 tablespoon olive oil
4 cloves garlic
minced or pressed
2 teaspoons lemon juice
¼ teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons parsley leaves
minced
¼ teaspoon lemon zest
grated
*
1 dash red hot pepper sauce
*

Directions

Pat shrimp dry with paper towels; set aside.

Melt butter in a skillet over medium heat.

Stir in green onion, olive oil, garlic, lemon juice, and salt; cook until bubbly, about one minute.

Add the well dried shrimp to the skillet and cook, stirring occasionally, untill shrimp turn pink (4 to 5 minutes) and are just cooked through.

Stir in the parsley, lemon zest, and dash of hot pepper seasoning.

Serve immediately.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

Reviews

almost 6 years

Hard to improve this classic recipe that perfectly matches the delicate shrimp with garlic and butter along with zest of lemon. Makes a quick and easy meal.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 30g (1.1 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 11690% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 12g 18%
Saturated Fat 6g 29%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 23mg 8%
Sodium 211mg 9%
Total Carbohydrate 1g 1%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Sugars g
Protein 2g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 11%
Calcium 2% Iron 2%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

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