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Shrimp In Garlic Butter Scampi

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Would you like to try a tasty Shrimp In Garlic Butter Scampi recipe? Shrimp In Garlic Butter Scampi comes from European cuisine and it is eaten as a Main Dish. Just try this dish and see how you get hooked to it!
Ingredients
  Unshelled shrimp 2 Pound (Large Sized)
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Parsley 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped
  Garlic 6 Clove (30 gm), crushed
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Cayenne 1 Dash
  Lemon juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Rinse shrimp; remove shells, leaving tails on. Devein (using a small, sharp knife, slit each shrimp down back; lift out sand vein).Wash under cold running water.
2. Drain; pat dry with paper towels.

MAKING
3. Melt butter in shallow broiler pan, without rack, or 13-by-9-by-2-inch baking pan. Add salad oil, 2 tablespoons parsley, the garlic, salt, cayenne, and lemon juice; mix well.
4. Add shrimp, tossing lightly in butter mixture to coat well. Arrange in single layer in pan. Broil, 4 to 5 inches from heat, 5 minutes
5. Turn shrimp; broil 5 to 10 minutes longer, or until lightly browned. Using tongs, remove shrimp to heated serving platter.
6. Pour garlic mixture over all, and sprinkle shrimp with remaining chopped pars- ley.

SERVING
7. Serve with lemon juice

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Simmering
Ingredient: 
Shrimp
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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