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Shrimp Scampi Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Dad
Added: Thursday, November 29, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 T Oil
1 lb Shrimp Large (21-25 per pound)
1 1/2 T Butter
2 Cloves Garlic Minced or pressed
1 T Lemon Juice
1/2 T White Wine (Optional)
1 T Parsley
Pinch Cayenne

Directions:
Directions:
Heat wok over high heat 2-3 minutes

Add 1 tablespoon oil and swirl to coat bottom and sides.

Add 1/2 of the shrimp and cook stirring constantly uintil just opaque, about 1 minute, transfer to a medium bowl.

Re heat wok and repeat process with remaining oil and shrimp.

Return empty wok to medium low heat, melt 1 tablespoon butter, add garlic and cook stirring constantly until fragrant, about 30 seconds.

Off heat, add lemon juice and wine. Wisk in remaining 2 tablespoons butter, add parsleyi and cayenne, season to taste with salt and pepper.

Return shrimp and accummulated jusices to skillet. Toss to combine.

Serve immediately over hot rice.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
2 - 3
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15 minutes Cooking time 15 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is another real good one for shrimp lovers!

 

 

 

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