Sunday, November 1, 2015

Skinny Shrimp Scampi

It's been a while but I'm back with a new easy and healthy recipe! This Skinny Shrimp Scampi is packed with flavor but low in calories but I promise, you'd never know it! I forget how much I love seafood and it's nice to mix things up once in a while. It was the perfect Sunday dinner!

Skinny Shrimp Scampi
Serves 4
Cal 195, Carbs 3, Fat 8, Protein 25.2

1.5 raw peeled and deveined shrimp
4 cloves garlic, finely chopped (the more the better-adds fab flavor)
1 shallot, finely chopped
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. pepper
1 tsp. red pepper flakes
1/3 cup fresh lemon juice
1 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
1 tbsp. butter
1/4 cup shredded parmesan cheese

Heat olive oil and butter in a large pan. Add in the garlic and shallots and saute for 2-3 minutes. Add shrimp and season with salt, pepper, and red pepper flakes. Cook shrimp 4-5 minutes or until pink.

Add in the lemon juice and let simmer for 2-3 minutes. Top with shredded parmesan cheese and serve over rice of pasta. Enjoy!

No comments:

Post a Comment

I'd love to hear from you. Please leave your comments below.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...