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Shrimp Scampi Recipe
|Jumbo shrimp||1 Pound (Use Fresh Ones)|
|Butter/Margarine||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Lemon juice||2 Tablespoon|
|Dried parsley flakes||2 Tablespoon|
|Garlic||2 Clove (10 gm), peeled and crushed|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 1393 Calories from Fat 884
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 100 g154.6%
Saturated Fat 59.3 g296.6%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 931.3 mg
Sodium 1790.2 mg74.6%
Total Carbohydrates 26 g8.5%
Dietary Fiber 9.4 g37.8%
Sugars 3.1 g
Protein 101 g201.1%
Vitamin A 133.8% Vitamin C 104.3%
Calcium 72.4% Iron 225%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Using a sharp, thin-bladed knife make a shallow cut lengthwise down the back of each shrimp and wash out the sand vein.
If desired, the shrimp may be butterflied
In a shallow, 2-quart, heat-resistant, non metallic baking dish place butter, lemon juice, parsley flakes, garlic, to taste and salt.
Heat, uncovered, on full power 2 minutes.
Add shrimp and stir to coat well.
If desired, sprinkle with paprika.
Heat, uncovered, on full power 6 minutes.
Stir shrimp occasionally.
Cook just until shrimp are pink and tender.
Do not overcook shrimp as they will become tough