Quick & Easy One-Pan Shrimp Scampi



Quick & Easy One-Pan Shrimp Scampi

If you’re in the mood for a delightful seafood dish that’s both quick and easy to make, then you’re in for a treat with our Quick & Easy One-Pan Shrimp Scampi. This recipe combines succulent shrimp, garlic, butter, and a hint of lemon for a burst of flavor that will have your taste buds dancing.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1/4 cup white wine (optional)
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 ounces linguine or spaghetti

Instructions

  1. In a large pot, cook the linguine or spaghetti according to package instructions until al dente. Drain and set aside.
  2. While the pasta is cooking, heat olive oil and 2 tablespoons of butter in a large pan over medium heat.
  3. Add the minced garlic to the pan and sauté for about 1 minute until fragrant.
  4. Add the shrimp to the pan and cook for 2-3 minutes per side until they turn pink. If desired, deglaze the pan with white wine.
  5. Squeeze the lemon juice over the shrimp, and add the cooked pasta to the pan.
  6. Toss everything together until well combined, adding the remaining tablespoon of butter and chopped parsley.
  7. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  8. Serve hot, garnished with additional parsley and lemon wedges if desired.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Quick & Easy One-Pan Shrimp Scampi is a perfect weeknight dinner option or a special meal for a romantic evening in. The combination of tender shrimp, garlic, butter, and zesty lemon creates a flavor explosion that will leave everyone craving for more.

Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 385, Total Fat: 16g, Saturated Fat: 7g, Cholesterol: 227mg, Sodium: 296mg, Total Carbohydrates: 30g, Dietary Fiber: 2g, Sugars: 1g, Protein: 29g

Indulge in the simplicity and exquisite taste of this Quick & Easy One-Pan Shrimp Scampi. Whether you’re preparing a quick family dinner or a romantic meal for two, this recipe is sure to impress. The juicy shrimp, rich garlic butter sauce, and a touch of lemon make every bite a culinary delight. Give it a try and watch it become a favorite in your household.

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