Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Skinny Shrimp Scampi

I love Shrimp and I love how versatile it is. We don't have it too often but it is one of my favorite things to eat in the Summer and this Skinny Shrimp Scampi is one of my favs! It is light, healthy, and refreshing!

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!

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