Delicious, satisfying, and oh-so-comforting garlic butter shrimp. Serve over rice or pasta.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
cook:
10 mins
total:
15 mins
Servings:
8
Yield:
8 servings
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Ingredients

8
Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Melt butter in a large skillet or wok over medium-low heat. Add shrimp; cook and stir until shrimp turn pink, about 5 minutes. Mix in garlic powder.

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  • Whisk water and cornstarch together in a bowl to make a slurry. Pour into the skillet and stir until butter sauce thickens, 3 to 5 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.

Nutrition Facts

204 calories; protein 19g; carbohydrates 3.3g; fat 12.5g; cholesterol 203.3mg; sodium 300.6mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (5)

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Rating: 5 stars
02/01/2020
It turned out great! I used flour instead of cornstarch, and minced garlic instead of powdered. It was super easy to throw together and quick to make! I served it alongside rice and tilapia. Read More
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  • 5 star values: 4
  • 4 star values: 1
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Rating: 5 stars
02/01/2020
It turned out great! I used flour instead of cornstarch, and minced garlic instead of powdered. It was super easy to throw together and quick to make! I served it alongside rice and tilapia. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
12/14/2019
Super easy and yum! Served over mashed cauliflower for a shrimp and grits kind of texture, while staying low carb. Added some Old Bay to half of the shrimp. Thanks for the great recipe. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
01/30/2020
Got back into town from a work trip and didn’t feel like going to the grocery store; had all the ingredients and voila! An easy meal that tasted good and the kids scarfed. Next time I’ll probably use fresh garlic b/c that’s the way I am, and I did throw in some parsley. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
07/16/2020
Made with flour instead of cornstarch and added Parmesan cheese at the end. The picky boyfriend loved it. Read More
Rating: 4 stars
11/08/2020
Very easy and Quick! I used fresh garlic instead of powder and added parsley, dried cilantro and a squeeze of lemon. Served it with wild rice and broccoli. Delicious, I’ll make it again! Read More
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