Shrimp Scampi quick, easy, delicious

Shrimp Scampi- quick, easy, delicious

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The Stuff you need : 

  • 1 1/2 pounds large or extra large shrimp (about 16 to 24)
  • 1/3 C. butter
  • 6 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 small onion thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 1 lb pasta of your choice (Linguini, Spaghetti, Angel hair, Penne )

What to do with the Stuff :

  • Cook pasta as per directed, set aside, keep warm
  • Peel, devein & rinse shrimp set aside
  • Heat butter in large skillet, over medium heat
  • Saute’ garlic 2 minutes or until softened but not browned
  • Add the onions, saute until soft
  • Add shrimp, saute’ for 1 min
  • Add wine and lemon juice; cook until shrimp are pink and firm, about 1 to 2 minutes on each side
  • Do not overcook
  • Add chopped parsley, salt and pepper before serving
  • Garnish with lemon slices and parsley sprigs if desired
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