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Thread: Shrimp Scampi

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    Super Member Lisanne's Avatar
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    I'm with Quilter 7x. That's cruel! I just made some turkey chili, which I like just fine - and now I'm feeling all deprived!

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    Oh yum!

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    That's just wrong!

    I've eaten the last 3 meals out at 3 different restaurants and they were all super disappointing....Can I come to YOUR restaurant and you can serve me that????

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    It was so good I think I'll fix it for Sunday dinner.....y'all come on down!! :-)

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    1 1/2 pound jumbo shrimp, shelled and deveined (a little over 1/3 lb per serving)
    Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
    2 tablespoons unsalted butter
    2 teaspoons minced garlic
    1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice
    2 teaspoons finely chopped flat-leaf parsley leaves
    1/4 teaspoon grated lemon zest

    And the analysis from Calorie Count (which I think is HIGH in the calories...shrimp is NOT that high in calories:

    Nutrition Facts
    Serving Size 733 g

    Amount Per Serving
    Calories 703Calories from Fat 208
    % Daily Value*
    Total Fat 23.1g36%
    Saturated Fat 14.6g73%
    Cholesterol 1458mg486%
    Sodium 8063mg336%
    Total Carbohydrates 3.5g1%
    Sugars 12.7g
    Protein 122.3g

    Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 21%
    Calcium 75% Iron 26%

    Nutrition Grade D+
    * Based on a 2000 calorie diet

    Put the shrimp on a large pie pan or plate and pat them completely dry with a paper towel. Arrange the shrimp so they lay flat and are evenly spaced.

    Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Season the shrimp with salt and pepper. Add the butter to the skillet. When the foaming subsides, raise the heat to high, and invert the plate of shrimp over the pan so the shrimp fall into the pan all at once. Cook the shrimp, without moving them, for 1 minute. Add the garlic and cook for 1 minute. Turn the shrimp over and cook for 2 minutes more. Transfer the shrimp to a bowl.

    Return the skillet to the heat and pour in the vermouth and lemon juice. Boil the liquid until slightly thickened, about 30 seconds. Scrape up any browned bits from the bottom of the pan with a wooden spoon. Stir the zest and parsley into the sauce. Pour the sauce over the shrimp, season with salt and pepper to taste and toss to combine.

    Divide the shrimp among 4 plates or arrange on a platter and serve.
    ;) :)

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    ***shaking my head in disbelief***
    And here I always thought that you were SO nice....
    :evil::evil::evil:

    I will be over tomorrow....for a DOUBLE helping :wink::D:D

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    I had tomato soup for supper. Now I want some shrimp.

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    Is that anyway to treat your friends...hmmm I was just looking over another purchase to make...and how did you know for the last week I have been craving shrimp scampi...get out of my head...lol
    dee

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    I like mine with angel hair pasta. I had spaghetti.

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    Oh you guys are making me so hungry.

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