Easy Shrimp Scampi Recipe

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Submitted by chalktalk

Makes 4 servings



Succulent shrimp are simmered in a light garlic butter sauce. Serve with orzo or rice.

Recipe Ingredients for Easy Shrimp Scampi

1/4 cup butter
1 pound shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 green onion, finely chopped
2 teaspoons minced garlic
1/2 teaspoon parsley flakes
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
2 tablespoons white wine

Recipe Directions for Easy Shrimp Scampi

  1. Melt butter in large skillet on medium heat. Add shrimp, green onion, garlic, parsley, salt and pepper; cook and stir 3 to 4 minutes or just until shrimp turn pink. Stir in wine or lemon juice.

  2. Serve over cooked orzo, pasta or rice, if desired.

  3. Test Kitchen Tip: Prepare as directed, substituting 2 teaspoons McCormick® Garlic with Extra Virgin Olive Oil or McCormick® California Style Minced Garlic made from Fresh Garlic or 1 teaspoon McCormick® Garlic Powder for the minced garlic

  4. from http://www.mccormick.com

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 141.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
224
Calories from Fat
115
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
12.8g
20%
Saturated Fat
7.6g
38%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
252mg
84%
Sodium
628mg
26%
Potassium
236mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
1.0g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
24.0g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 7%
Calcium 5% Iron 21%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D+
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B12
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
  • Contains alcohol
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