Stuffed Jumbo Shrimp Scampi Recipe

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Stuffed Jumbo Shrimp Scampi

Lynnda Cloutier


Found this one in my mom's old recipe box.

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2 lbs. large shrimp or scampi,in the shell
1 tbsp. margarine
1/4 cup celery, finely chopped
1 small onion, finely chopped
1 tbsp. margarine, melted
1/2 cup bread crumbs
1/4 tsp. basil
1/2 tsp. parsley, chopped
1/4 tsp. garlic salt

Directions Step-By-Step

Peel Shrimp, leaving shell on tail section. Lay on back. (the shrimp, not you!)
With sharp knife, split almost through (butterfly cut). De-vein.
Mix celery, onion and margarine in a 1 quart casserole. Microwave 3 minutes on high or till onion is transparent. Stir in remaining ingredients. Brush shrimp with melted margarine.
Spoon 1 Tbsp. of mixture into butterflied area of shrimp. Put in baking dish with tail resting straight up on side of dish. Microwave 3 minutes on high or til shrimp are opaque. Don't overcook. Time varies slightly with size of shrimp. Makes 4 servings. 200 calories per serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fish, Seafood