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Easy Shrimp Scampi

Jill

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Ingredients

35 m servings 632 cals
Original recipe yields 4 servings

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  1. In a deep skillet, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat. Lightly coat the shrimp in flour. In batches, saute shrimp in oil until golden brown; each batch should take approximately 2 minutes. Drain on paper towels.
  2. Discard oil and add the wine, Worcestershire sauce, garlic, lemon juice, and chicken broth to the skillet. Cook over high heat until liquid has reduced by half (approximately 5 minutes). Stir in butter and season with salt and pepper to taste. Lower head to medium, add shrimp cook for 1 minute (until shrimp are heated). Sprinkle with parsley before serving.

Footnotes

  • Editor's Note:
  • We have determined the nutritional value of oil for frying based on a retention value of 10% after cooking. The exact amount will vary depending on cooking time and temperature, ingredient density, and the specific type of oil used.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 632 calories; 30.8 g fat; 30.1 g carbohydrates; 41 g protein; 407 mg cholesterol; 609 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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I made this twice. The first time I followed the recipe exactly and it was very good. The second time, I didn't flour the shrimp and I thought it was even better. Thanks for sharing your wonderf...

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The shrimp would have been better if you didn't fry the shrimp first. The flour made the shrimp very gooey when you put it in the wine mixture. We will try this recipe again, but use ready to e...

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I made this twice. The first time I followed the recipe exactly and it was very good. The second time, I didn't flour the shrimp and I thought it was even better. Thanks for sharing your wonderf...

This recipe is delicious!! For those that said the flour made it gooey - next time don't use so much flour. Just barely coat the shrimp and shake off excess. Nummy!!

My husband and I thought this recipe was great! However, next time, we will not add the floured shrimp back into the sauce but rather pour the sauce mixture overthe floured shrimp just before se...

This recipe was excellent. I read previous reviews and decreased the flour--I simply shake the flour lightly over the shrimp before cooking. Also, I only use 2 tablespoons of lemon juice and f...

Excellent mixture; however, I added my own twist which took this dish over the top. As most on here I reduced the amount of lemon in the dish and I added chicken cubes as well as a little heavy...

Absolutely fantastic! I too omitted the flour, and boy was it delish.

Delish...but next time I will drop the lemon down a couple of tbsp...but still DELISH@!!

Me and my husband loved this. It had so much flavor. It was a tiny bit greasy, but shrimp scampi usually is. Definitely worth giving a try!!!

The first time I've ever attempted Shrimp Scampi and it was excellent! I agree with rater #1, frying the shrimp coated with flour made the entire dish kind of gooey/lumpy but it tasted great an...