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Garlic Shrimp Scampi

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  Extra virgin olive oil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chopped fresh oregano/1/2 teaspoon dried 2 Teaspoon
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), chopped
  Jumbo shrimp 1 1⁄2 Pound, shelled and deveined
  Lemons 2 , cut into wedges

1. On a large flat plate, combine olive oil, salt, pepper, oregano, and garlic. Add shrimp to oil mixture and turn them to coat well. Marinate shrimp, turning several times, 2 hours in refrigerator.
2. Skewer marinated shrimp, threading them through the middle of the body and fitting them so they just barely touch. Place skewers in broiler pan and brush with marinade. Broil 3 inches from the heat 7 minutes on one side. Turn shrimp over and brush with marinade. Continue to cook 5 minutes, or until succulent and opaque inside and well seared on outside. Pass lemon wedges on the side.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1759 Calories from Fat 1107

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 120 g183.9%

Saturated Fat 10 g49.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1034.1 mg344.7%

Sodium 2006.5 mg83.6%

Total Carbohydrates 22 g7.5%

Dietary Fiber 5.9 g23.5%

Sugars 0.2 g

Protein 140 g280.9%

Vitamin A 28.4% Vitamin C 178.1%

Calcium 44.6% Iron 97%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Garlic Shrimp Scampi Recipe