Shrimp Scampi

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Aug. 07, 2014

Shrimp Scampi is a classic dish that everyone loves. You will need shrimp, onions, garlic, and butter. This can be made and spooned over pasta if you want this as a main dish, or you can simply serve this as an appetizer. Don't miss this tasty shrimp dish.


Shrimp 1 Pound , cleaned, pat dried
Butter 1 Tablespoon
Onion 1/4 , sliced
Garlic cloves 2 , chopped
Lemon 1/2 , juice
Chopped parsley 1 Tablspoon
Vermouth 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Cold butter 1 Tablespoon



1. In a pan, melt butter, all shrimps, allow to cook for a while.

2. Add onion and garlic, flip the shrimps and cook for another minute.

3. Drizzle with lemon juice. Transfer the shrimps to a dish (leaving behind onion and garlic).

4. To the pan, add vermouth, scrape the bottom of the pan.

5. Add cold butter, stir and cook until melted. Add the shrimp back to the pan and sprinkle parsley.



6. Serve hot with your choice of beverage.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 392Calories from Fat 143

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 16 g24.6%

Saturated Fat 8 g40%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 385 mg16.04%

Total Carbohydrates 7 g2.3%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 1 g

Protein 47 g94%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet