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Easy Shrimp Scampi Recipe

Description: Shrimp Scampi is delicious as an appetizer, or as part of the main course. Use it anytime. This recipe is very popular during holidays and Lent.


  • 4 Tablespoons butter

  • 4-6 garlic cloves, minced (we like lots of garlic)

  • salt, optional

  • ground black pepper

  • 1/4 cup wine or vermouth

  • 1 pound raw, deveined shrimp with tails on

  • 2 teaspoons parsley flakes

  • pasta or rice (optional)

How to make Shrimp Scampi:

  1. Melt butter in a frying pan.

  2. Add minced garlic.

  3. Slowly simmer for two minutes.

  4. Add wine or vermouth.

  5. Simmer another 2 minutes.

  6. Add shrimp. Simmer until shrimp is cooked (opaque in color), about 4-5 minutes.

  7. Serve hot by itself, or on a bed of pasta or rice.

  8. Sprinkle parsley on top.

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