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Shrimp Scampi (8-27-2020)

Mom's Tips

August 27th, 2020 by Jim Field

  • 3 to 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/4 cup butter, cubed
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 pound uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup dry bread crumbs
  • 1/4 cup minced fresh parsley
  • hot cooked angel hair pasta

In a 10″ ovenproof skillet, saute garlic in butter and oil until tender.  Stir in the shrimp, lemon juice, pepper and oregano; cook and stir for 2-3 minutes or until shrimp turns pink.  Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese, bread crumbs and parsley.  Broil 6″ from the heat for 2-3 minutes or until topping is golden brown.  Serve over pasta.