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How to Prepare Perfect Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp Scampi – This recipe is great for when you have no idea what to cook. You can have Shrimp Scampi using 11 ingredients and 3 steps. Here is how you cook that.

Ingredients of Shrimp Scampi

  1. Prepare 3 tbsp of Butter And Olive Oil.
  2. You need 4 clove of Minced Garlic.
  3. It’s 1 lb of Large Shrimp peeled and deveined.
  4. Prepare 1/3 cup of Parsley chopped.
  5. You need 1/2 each of Lemon zest (no white part).
  6. It’s 1/4 cup of Lemon juiced.
  7. You need 1/2 each of Lemon sliced thinly rounds.
  8. It’s 1/4 tsp of Red pepper flakes.
  9. Prepare of Salt and pepper.
  10. Prepare 1 lb of Linguini pasta.
  11. It’s 1/4 cup of Salt for water.

Shrimp Scampi Step By Step

  1. Start pasta water over heat. Salt the water.
  2. Sauté pan add the butter and olive oil to medium to low heat. Sauté garlic for just a minute. Toss in shrimp to just pink. Salt and pepper. Add pepper Flakes. This only takes 2 minutes. Immediately take of the heat. Toss in parsley and lemon jest, juice and slices. Taste it.
  3. After your pasta is done (to instruction of package), scoop out of the water to Shrimp and sauce. Keep your Pasta Water to add if you Scampi needs moisture.