Shrimp Scampi

  • Posted on 18th October 2009,
  • written by Cindy
Shrimp Scampi

A simple but elegant shrimp dish. Combine it with garlic bread and a salad for a delicious dinner.

Cook Time: 10 Min
Ready In: 25 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 (8 ounce) package pasta (linquine, angel hair)
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 4 cloves minced garlic
  • 1 pound shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 cup dry white wine
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 3/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley or cilantro

Directions

  1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Stir in pasta and return pot to boil. Cook until al dente. Drain well.
  2. Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Stir in garlic and shrimp. Cook, stirring constantly, for 3 to 5 minutes.
  3. Stir in wine and pepper. Bring to a boil and cook for 30 seconds while stirring constantly.
  4. Mix shrimp with drained pasta in a serving bowl. Sprinkle with cheese and parsley. Serve immediately.