Shrimp Scampi Recipe

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


Submitted by audreybeckman

Makes 6 servings



Seafood and Pasta in a white garlic sauce

Recipe Ingredients for Shrimp Scampi

1/4 c. unsalted butter
2 cloves garlic, minced
3/4 c. green onions, chopped
4 tbsp. cooking sherry
2 pounds fresh shrimp, peeled and deveined
2 tbsp lemon juice, fresh squeezed
1 Salt and Pepper to taste
2 tbsp. fresh parsley, finely chopped

Recipe Directions for Shrimp Scampi

Melt butter in skillet over medium heat. Add garlic, green onions and sherry. Cook until garlic is tender. Add shrimp, tossing to coat with pan liquid. Cook for 10 minutes, or until shrimp are pink. Remove to serving plate. Drizzle with lemon juice; season with salt, pepper, and fresh parsley. Serve over pasta or rice.
Categories

Pasta, Main Dish, Saute

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 190.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
233
Calories from Fat
84
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.3g
14%
Saturated Fat
5.3g
26%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
315mg
105%
Sodium
397mg
17%
Potassium
339mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
2.1g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
0.5g
Protein
32.1g
Vitamin A 16% Vitamin C 17%
Calcium 8% Iron 28%
* 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
C
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in iron
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B12
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in cholesterol
  • Contains alcohol
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