Speedy Scampi

Speedy Scampi Recipe
Have your supermarket's seafood section peel and devein the shrimp for you.


Makes 4 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Cook: 8 Minutes


1/3 cup butter or margarine
2 green onions, sliced
4 large garlic cloves, minced
1 tablespoon grated lemon rind
1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 3/4 pounds large fresh shrimp, peeled and deveined
1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley
1/2 teaspoon hot sauce
12 ounces angel hair pasta, cooked


Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat; add green onions, minced garlic, lemon rind, lemon juice, and salt; cook garlic mixture 2 to 3 minutes or until bubbly.

Reduce heat to medium; add shrimp, and cook, stirring constantly, 5 minutes or just until shrimp turn pink. Stir in parsley and hot sauce. Toss with hot pasta.

Prep: 10 min., Cook: 8 min.

July 2002
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