Easiest Way to Prepare Delicious Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp Scampi – This recipe is best for when you have no idea what to cook. You can cook Shrimp Scampi using 8 ingredients and 3 steps. Here is how you achieve it.

Ingredients of Shrimp Scampi

  1. Prepare 8 oz of shrimp.
  2. Prepare 2 tsp of mirepoix base.
  3. Prepare 3 handfuls of baby spinach (chopped).
  4. It’s 4 oz of light cream.
  5. It’s 5 oz of spaghetti.
  6. Prepare 1 of shallot (minced).
  7. It’s 2 of garlic cloves (minced).
  8. Prepare 1 oz of grated Parmesan.

Shrimp Scampi Instructions

  1. Pat shrimp dry and season with salt and pepper. Then cook the pasta with salt 8-10 mins (make sure to reserve 1/2 cup of that starchy pasta water when done).
  2. Cook shrimp on medium high 2 mins on each side while pasta is boiling. When done, add garlic and shallot and continue cooking for about a minute. Then add spinach until wilted. Lower heat to medium.
  3. Add cream, parmesan, base, and pasta water. Cook until desired thickness is reached. Add pasta and done.