Two Weeks of Shrimp Dinners to Cook in Your Skillet
When it comes to fast and delicious dinners, few dishes can compete with shrimp. Whether you keep a bag in the freezer for last-minute suppers or frequent a local fish market, you've probably caught on to how versatile this seafood is. These easy, satisfying shrimp skillet dinners will inspire you to cook with the shellfish in new ways, especially if you're new to cooking with shrimp.
Cajun Seafood Pasta
Quick and Easy Paella
Creamy Pesto Shrimp
Camarones al Ajillo (Garlic Shrimp)
Champagne Shrimp and Pasta
Chef John's Shrimp Etouffee
Shrimp Eggs Foo Yung
Orange Ginger Shrimp Stir-Fry
Your skillet can fill in for a wok in almost any stir-fry recipe, and shrimp are the perfect protein for this speedy style of cooking. Orange and ginger flavor this one-pan meal, which just needs some rice to fill out the plate!
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Old Charleston Style Shrimp and Grits
Prawn Malai Curry
You'll find shrimp curries all over Southeast Asia. Once you try this Malaysian curry, it will become a household favorite. The flavors of this dish are balanced — spiced without being intensely spicy.
Mango-Basil Shrimp Skillet
Shrimp's natural sweetness pairs really well with fruit, especially citrus and other fruits with a bit of an acidic flavor. This skillet supper brings in the tropical notes of mango with amazing results.
Simple Garlic Shrimp
Simple Garlic Shrimp is as basic as it gets. The perfect gateway shrimp dish, it's the recipe to pick when you want a fast, satisfying meal with minimal effort and maximum flavor.
This dish is a wonderful way to explore Indian cuisine. Serve this hearty combination of spicy shrimp and scrambled eggs for a special brunch dish, a weekend breakfast for the family, or even dinner. If the idea of making paratha (layered flatbread) is daunting, you can buy frozen pre-made versions in your local Indian market, or sub in flour tortillas.
One-Skillet Shrimp and Rice with Spinach and Artichokes
This easy one-pan meal delivers all of your food groups with ingredients like shrimp, basmati rice, artichoke hearts, baby spinach, and olive oil. It's a terrific option if you're looking for a flavorful all-in-one dish.