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Garlic Shrimp with Angel Hair Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jacqueline Joseph
Added: Friday, September 4, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
12 oz. Angel hair pasta
2 1/2 Tbsp butter
2 Tbsp olive oil
2 Tbsp minced garlic
1 lb. peeled, deveined large shrimp, thawed (if frozen)
1 Tbsp grated lemon zest
1/4 tsp each salt and crushed red pepper
1/4 cup lemon juice
1/3 cup chopped parsley

Directions:
Directions:
Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook as package directs, reserving about 1 cup of cooking water before draining.

Meanwhile, heat 2 Tbsp of the butter and the oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add garlic and cook over medium-low heat 30 seconds or until fragrant.

Add shrimp, lemon zest, salt and crushed red pepper; saute over medium heat 3-5 minutes until shrimp is just cooked through.

Stir in lemon juice; remove from heat. Pour over drained pasta; add remaining butter, the parsley and about 1/2 cup of the cooking water. Toss to mix and coat.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
20 minutes

 

 

 

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