Irresistible Garlic Butter Shrimp Scampi: Date Night Delight!



Irresistible Garlic Butter Shrimp Scampi: Date Night Delight!

Picture this: a cozy evening, a beautifully set table, and a delightful aroma filling the air. Your date night just got an upgrade with our Irresistible Garlic Butter Shrimp Scampi. This dish is not only a treat for your taste buds but also a feast for the eyes.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/4 cup white wine
  • 1/4 cup chicken broth
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped
  • Salt and black pepper to taste
  • 8 oz linguine pasta

Instructions

  1. In a large pot, cook the linguine pasta according to the package instructions. Drain and set aside.
  2. Season the shrimp with salt and black pepper.
  3. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat.
  4. Add the minced garlic and sauté for about 30 seconds until fragrant.
  5. Add the seasoned shrimp to the skillet and cook for 1-2 minutes per side until they turn pink. Remove the shrimp from the skillet and set aside.
  6. Deglaze the skillet with white wine, scraping up any browned bits.
  7. Stir in the chicken broth and lemon juice. Let it simmer for 2-3 minutes to reduce slightly.
  8. Return the cooked shrimp to the skillet and add the chopped parsley. Cook for an additional 2 minutes until everything is heated through.
  9. Serve the garlic butter shrimp scampi over the cooked linguine pasta.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Irresistible Garlic Butter Shrimp Scampi is the perfect recipe for a romantic date night at home. Succulent shrimp, garlic, and a buttery white wine sauce come together to create a dish that’s simply unforgettable.

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 382 | Protein: 28g | Carbohydrates: 35g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 239mg | Sodium: 466mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g

Picture yourselves savoring each bite of this delectable shrimp scampi, the flavors dancing on your taste buds. The buttery garlic sauce perfectly complements the tender shrimp, making it a delightful Date Night Delight. Share this special dish with your loved one, and create a memorable evening together. Bon appétit!

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