How to Make Any-night-of-the-week Shrimp Scampi
Shrimp Scampi. Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Mix shrimp with drained pasta in a serving bowl. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil.
You can serve easy shrimp scampi on top of hot fettuccine or angel hair pasta, then sprinkle the finished dish with chopped fresh parsley and Parmesan cheese. On the side, serve a crisp and garlicky Caesar salad or freshly steamed vegetables for a dash of green. For dessert, try bowlfuls of Neapolitan ice cream to continue the theme.
Hey everyone, it is Jim, welcome to my recipe site. Today, I’m gonna show you how to make a distinctive dish, shrimp scampi. One of my favorites. For mine, I’m gonna make it a bit tasty. This will be really delicious.
Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Mix shrimp with drained pasta in a serving bowl. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil.
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To get started with this particular recipe, we have to prepare a few ingredients. You can cook shrimp scampi using 9 ingredients and 7 steps. Here is how you can achieve it.
The ingredients needed to make Shrimp Scampi:
- Get 1 dash of kosher salt.
- Prepare 1 dash of black pepper.
- Take 2 tbsp of unsalted butter.
- Prepare 1/4 cup of sauvignon blanc.
- Take 1 of medium lemon-freshly squeezed juice.
- Make ready 2 tsp of parsley, freshly chopped.
- Take 1/4 tsp of lemon zest, grated.
- Get 2 clove of garlic, minced.
- Take 1 1/2 lb of Jumbo shrimp, shelled and deveined.
Scampi are tiny, lobster-like crustaceans with pale pink shells (also called langoustines). Italian cooks in the United States swapped shrimp for scampi, but kept both names. Thus the dish was born, along with inevitable variations. Transfer the shrimp to a bowl.
Instructions to make Shrimp Scampi:
- Put the shrimp on a large platter and pat them completely dry with paper towels. Arrange the shrimp so they lay flat and in a single layer..
- Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Season the shrimp with salt and pepper. Add the butter to the skillet. When the foaming subsides, raise the heat to high, and invert the plate of shrimp over the pan so the shrimp falls into the pan all at once. Or you can put them into the pan one by one. But if you do, turn the heat to low until you get all the shrimp in. Then turn up the heat to medium..
- Cook the shrimp, without moving them, for 1 minute. Add the garlic and cook for 1 minute. Turn the shrimp over and cook for 2 minutes. Transfer the shrimp to a bowl..
- Return the skillet to the heat and pour in the Sauvignon Blanc and lemon zest. Boil the liquid until slightly thickened, about 30 seconds..
- Scrape up any browned bits from the bottom into the pan with a wooden spoon..
- Stir the lemon zest and parsley into the sauce. Pour the sauce over the shrimp, season with salt and pepper to taste and toss to combine..
- Enjoy. Serve with garlic baguettes! See my recipe for garlic baguette..
Add the shrimp, lemon juice, pepper and oregano; cook and stir until shrimp turn pink. Sprinkle with cheese, bread crumbs and parsley. Toss shrimp often to prevent burning. Transfer shrimp with a slotted spoon to a serving dish, leaving the oil in the pan. Transfer shrimp to a bowl and keep warm.
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