Shrimp Scampi Recipe

Have a delicious dinner on the table in just 30 minutes! This Shrimp Scampi with Angel Hair Pasta is a simple but super flavorful and elegant dinner idea.


Soften the shallot and garlic in melted butter over medium-high heat.



Pour in the lemon juice and wine or broth and simmer for a few minutes. Mix in the spices then add in the shrimp.


1Cook until the shrimp is just cooked through. Toss with angel hair pasta and parsley and enjoy!


Recipe FAQ

What can you use instead of white wine in shrimp scampi? Instead of white wine, you can use broth. I recommend chicken broth over vegetable broth or seafood broth. You can also add a tablespoon of white wine vinegar. What is shrimp scampi sauce made of? Scampi sauce is typically made with butter, olive oil, shallot, garlic, white wine and lemon juice. This recipe doesn't use olive oil but feel free to add it.

Top Tip

Don't overcook the shrimp. Shrimp cook very quickly and overcooked shrimp will be rubbery and unappetizing.

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