Garlic Shrimp Recipe

Looking for an easy Garlic Shrimp recipe? Learn how to make Garlic Shrimp using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by mscorrea

Makes 4 servings



Simple shrimp scampi - easy and very tasty

Recipe Ingredients for Garlic Shrimp

1/3 cup butter
1 1/2 pounds large shrimp, peeled and deveined
4 cloves garlic, crushed and minced
1/3 cup chopped fresh parsley
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1 salt, to taste

Recipe Directions for Garlic Shrimp

  1. In a large skillet, heat butter over medium heat until butter stops foaming, about 30 to 45 seconds.

  2. Add the shrimp and garlic and sauté over medium heat, turning frequently until the shrimp just turn pink, about 4 to 5 minutes.

  3. Add the parsley, lemon juice, and salt;

  4. stir well.

  5. Remove the pan from the heat and serve immediately, with rice or a salad.

Categories

Seafood, Main Dish, Italian, Christmas, Cocktail Party, Thanksgiving, Valentine's Day, Quick

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 204.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
280
Calories from Fat
139
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.4g
24%
Saturated Fat
9.7g
49%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
284mg
95%
Sodium
364mg
15%
Potassium
54mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
5.0g
2%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
0.3g
Protein
32.4g
Vitamin A 18% Vitamin C 18%
Calcium 2% Iron 2%
* 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
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in cholesterol
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