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Shrimp Scampi with Spices and Herbs


 Great shrimp scampi served with a glass of your favorite wine is the best dinner for a weekday!

 This is a classic Italian Italian - very good recipes of Italian learn more... dish with shrimp and spices. To cook such a meal, you need to use a lot of spices and herbs. This way, the dish will be filled with flavor and very tasty. It should be said, that you can eat this kind of dish even if you are on a keto diet. The only thing you need to do is to substitute the wine with broth.

Ingredients for
сals/100 gr
3 cups
120 cals
0.5 tsp
0.5 tsp
Olive oil
2 tbsp
135 cals
4 tbsp
240 cals
1 pcs
70 cals
Lemon juice
4 tbsp
15 cals
Red pepper
0.25 tsp
2 cloves
70 cals
2 cups
73 cals
Lemon zest
1 tsp
15 cals
2 pcs
24 cals
to taste
7 cals
Total calories in the prepared dish
769 cals
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  1. Take a bowl with medium-sized shrimp and mix them with salt and pepper.
  2. Put a large pan on the stove. Add 2 tablespoons of olive oil and soft, warm butter. Wait until it melts. Add diced onion and minced garlic. Cook veggies until the onion is soft and the oil is very fragrant. It will take about 2-3 minutes.
  3. Now you can add shrimp into the pan. Cook them, stirring constantly for 2 minutes.
  4. Remove the pan from the heat and transfer the shrimp into the bowl.
  5. Put the saucepan on the stove and fill it with lemon juice and zest. Pour wine into the pan as well. When it boils, reduce the heat and continue cooking the “broth” for 5 minutes.
  6. Now add the shrimp, slices of tomatoes and chopped parsley. Stir everything and cook for 3 minutes.
  7. Serve the delicious scampi with pasta. Decorate the dish with chopped parsley.

If you plan to treat your kids with such a dish or just prefer healthy food, substitute the wine with broth. We recommend using vegetable broth. You can serve the shrimp scampi sprinkled with olive oil and served with any veggies you can find in your garden. You may also serve shrimp scampi with pasta or noodles. Planning to use garlic shrimp scampi as an appetizer? Serve it with fragrant garlic bread or a glass of Pinot Grigio.

 Cook yummy and easy shrimp scampi and share the recipe with your friends. Bon Appetit!

Chef Andrew
My name is Andrew. I am the chef of the site "Very Tasty". This is a real creative kitchen!
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