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Recipe: Appetizing 5-Ingredient Garlic Butter Shrimp

5-Ingredient Garlic Butter Shrimp – This recipe is perfect for when you have no idea what to cook. You can cook 5-Ingredient Garlic Butter Shrimp using 7 ingredients and 5 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of 5-Ingredient Garlic Butter Shrimp

  1. Prepare 1 lb of medium shrimps cleaned and deveined (peeled with tails on).
  2. Prepare 1/2 stick of butter or 5 tablespoons.
  3. Prepare 1 tablespoon of olive oil or cooking oil.
  4. You need 1 head of garlic chopped.
  5. Prepare 1 cup of Sprite or Lemon Soda.
  6. You need of Optional: 1/2 tablespoon chili and chopped parsley.
  7. You need to taste of Salt and Pepper.

5-Ingredient Garlic Butter Shrimp Instructions

  1. Marinate cleaned and deveined shrimp in 1/2 cup of Sprite or lemon soda for about 10-15 mins.
  2. Melt butter in the pan on medium heat and add olive oil or cooking oil to avoid butter from burning easily. Cook garlic in melted butter until light golden brown.
  3. Add shrimp and cook for about 3 mins on each side or until they turn orange.
  4. Pour in the remaining 1/2 Sprite, add optional chili and simmer for about 3 minutes or until sauce thickens or almost evaporates. Make sure not to overcook the shrimps to avoid making them chewy or rubbery.
  5. Add salt and pepper to taste and sprinkles chopped parsley for presentation. Serve with white rice and enjoy.