Shrimp Scampi

A simple, delicious recipe: Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp Scampi

Yield: 4 servings

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 9 minutes

Shrimp Scampi


  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 2 cloves crushed garlic
  • 1 lb + large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1/4 cup dry white wine
  • juice of one lemon
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley
  • rice, polenta, cauliflower puree, or noodles- for serving


  1. In a large skillet, melt the butter. Add garlic and cook 2 minutes. Stir and watch carefully- you don't want the butter to burn. Remove the garlic from the pan and discard.
  2. Add the shrimp to the hot butter. Sauté the shrimp until firm and pink- 3 to 5 minutes. Stir in the wine, lemon and salt/pepper.
  3. Serve over rice, polenta, cauliflower puree or noodles.  Sprinkle with parsley.

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