Rating: 4.5 stars
7 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 3
  • 4 star values: 3
  • 3 star values: 1
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0

Sauté the two main ingredients separately to avoid overcrowding the pan. A fresh lemon-herb topping rounds out the flavors in this entrée. You could also try this recipe with chicken and broccoli.

Recipe by Cooking Light April 2008


Credit: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Cindy Barr

Recipe Summary

4 servings (serving size: 1 1/2 cups)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • To prepare gremolata, combine first 5 ingredients; set aside.

  • To prepare shrimp, heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add 2 teaspoons oil to pan, swirling to coat; heat 20 seconds. Add asparagus to pan; sauté 3 minutes, stirring frequently. Remove asparagus from pan; keep warm.

  • Add remaining 2 teaspoons oil to pan, swirling to coat; heat 20 seconds. Add shrimp to pan; sauté 3 minutes or until done, stirring occasionally. Add asparagus, 1/8 teaspoon salt, and 1/8 teaspoon pepper to pan; sauté 1 minute or until thoroughly heated. Sprinkle evenly with gremolata.

Nutrition Facts

240 calories; calories from fat 29%; fat 7.6g; saturated fat 1.2g; mono fat 3.7g; poly fat 1.7g; protein 36.1g; carbohydrates 5.2g; fiber 1.6g; cholesterol 259mg; iron 5.6mg; sodium 403mg; calcium 115mg.