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Speedy Scampi

Prep time 10 mins
Cook time 8 mins
Yield Makes 4 servings
Have your supermarket's seafood section peel and devein the shrimp for you.

Ingredients

  • 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

How to Make It

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Prep: 10 min., Cook: 8 min.