Garlic Shrimp Recipe

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


Submitted by lornagdoon

Makes 4 servings



Serve over rice with lemon wedges, if desired.

Recipe Ingredients for Garlic Shrimp

1/4 c olive oil
4 cloves garlic, finely minced
1 teaspoon red pepper flakes
1 pound medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
2 tablespoons cooking sherry
1 teaspoon paprika
1 Chopped parsley for garnish

Recipe Directions for Garlic Shrimp

In a saute pan over medium heat, warm the olive oil. Add the garlic and red pepper flakes and saute for 1 minute. Raise the heat to high and add the shrimp, lemon juice, sherry and paprika. Stir well, then saute, stirring briskly, until the shrimp turn pink and curl slightly, about 3 minutes. Season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper and sprinkle with parsley. Serve hot.
Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 145.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
243
Calories from Fat
135
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.0g
23%
Saturated Fat
1.9g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
223mg
74%
Sodium
258mg
11%
Potassium
51mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
2.4g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
0.4g
Protein
24.7g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 9%
Calcium 4% Iron 22%
* 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
  • Very high in cholesterol
  • Contains alcohol
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