Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp Scampi (Great for all phases)

Shrimp Scampi

 

Ingredients:

  • 4 tsp olive oil
  • 1 1/4 pounds med shrimp, peeled and deveined (tails left on)
  • 6-8 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 cup low sodium chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup + 1 T minced parsley
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp freshly ground pepper
  • 4 lemon wedges

Preparation:

  1. In a large nonstick skillet, heat the oil. Saute the shrimp until just pink, about 2-3 minutes. Add the garlic and cook stirring constantly, about 30 seconds. With a slotted spoon transfer the shrimp to a platter and keep them warm.
  2. In the skillet, combine the broth, lemon juice, 1/4 cup of the parsley, the salt and pepper; and bring it to a boil. Boil uncovered, until the sauce is reduced by half.
  3. Spoon the sauce over the shrimp. Serve garnished with the lemon wedges and sprinkled with the remaining tablespoon of parsley.
July 15, 2014 by Kristi Kirkham
Tags: Seafood
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