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butter poached shrimp

Recipe by
barbara lentz
beulah, MI

Serve this with a little crusty bread for dipping in the butter.

yield 2 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 5 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For butter poached shrimp

  • 2 stick
    good quality butter
  • 1 lb
    shrimp peeled and deveined at room temp
  • kosher salt
  • fresh parsley

How To Make butter poached shrimp

  • 1
    Slowly melt the butter over medium heat. Do not let it boil just keep it at a simmer. Add the shrimp and make sure the shrimp is completely covered by the butter.
  • 2
    Cook until the shrimp just turns pink. Remove to a plate and add salt and top with parsley.

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