Simple Garlic Shrimp Recipe

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


Submitted by mschiclet

Makes 1 serving



If you like shrimp and LOVE garlic, I hope you give this fast and delicious recipe a try soon. Enjoy!"

Recipe Ingredients for Simple Garlic Shrimp

115 grams "O" Organic shrimp
10 grams Oil Olive Extra Virgin
5 grams Minced In Oil Garlic
0.2 grams Spices Crushed Red Peppers
1 serving Lemon Juice
5 grams Butter
1 tsp Parsley, Dried

Recipe Directions for Simple Garlic Shrimp

  1. Prep Time:

  2. 15 Min

  3. Cook Time:

  4. 10 Min

  5. Ready In:

  6. 25 Min

  7. This recipe's Ingredients were scaled to yield a new amount. The directions below still refer to the original recipe yield of 4 servings.

  8. 1. Heat olive oil in a heavy skillet over high heat until it just begins to smoke. Place shrimp in an even layer on the bottom of the pan and cook for 1 minute without stirring.

  9. 2. Season shrimp with salt; cook and stir until shrimp begin to turn pink, about 1 minute.

  10. 3. Stir in garlic and red pepper flakes; cook and stir 1 minute. Stir in lemon juice, caper brine, 1 1/2 teaspoon cold butter, and half the parsley.

  11. 4. Cook until butter has melted, about 1 minute, then turn heat to low and stir in 1 1/2 tablespoon cold butter. Cook and stir until all butter has melted to form a thick sauce and shrimp are pink and opaque, about 2 to 3 minutes.

  12. 5. Remove shrimp with a slotted spoon and transfer to a bowl; continue to cook butter sauce, adding water 1 teaspoon at a time if too thick, about 2 minutes. Season with salt to taste.

  13. 6. Serve shrimp topped with the pan sauce. Garnish with remaining flat-leaf parsley.

Categories

Seafood

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 235.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
194
Calories from Fat
130
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.4g
22%
Saturated Fat
3.9g
19%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
157mg
52%
Sodium
343mg
14%
Potassium
13mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
1.2g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.1g
0%
Protein
12.3g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 3% Iron 4%
* 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
92% confidence
D-
  Good points
  • No sugar
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in cholesterol
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