Shrimp Scampi

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Susan Bartley

By
@skbartley

This recipe came to me via my sister. A favorite at the famous Gilroy Garlic Festival. If you like scampi you'll love this recipe!

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Serves:
6
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Saute

Ingredients

2 lb
medium raw shrimp, deveined and shell off.
6 clove
fresh garlic
3/4 lb
salted butter (3 cubes)
1 jar(s)
capers, drained
1
lemon thinly sliced
olive oil for sauteing

How to Make Shrimp Scampi

Step-by-Step

  • 1After you have deveined and shelled your shrimp, rinse it well and set aside.
  • 2In fry pan saute minced garlic in small amount of olive oil. Add butter and melt, but keep a close watch not to burn your butter. Add capers and shrimp, cook shrimp for 2 minutes on each side, they will turn a nice pink color.
  • 3Top with lemon slices and simmer till lemon is tender. Serve and enjoy!

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About Shrimp Scampi

Course/Dish: Seafood
Main Ingredient: Fish
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #Garlic, #shrimp, #capers