Simple Shrimp Scampi (Sylvie)

Simple Shrimp Scampi (Sylvie)

I love to cook and when I was little this was one of the first recipes I learnt how to cook on my own.

Recipe by Sylvie 

Ingredients  

  1. 1onion
  2. 4 cloves of garlic minced
  3. 1 pound bag of shrimp
  4. 2 tablespoons  lemon
  5. 4 tablespoon of butter
  6. ½ cup chicken broth
  7. 1 tsp of Xawaash
  8. 1 box of pasta

 

  1. Heat 4 tablespoons of butter in a sauce pan. When the butter is melted, fry the onion on low to medium. When the onion is soft (2 mins) add the garlic and cook for 1 more minute.
  2. Add shrimp to butter, onions and garlic . Cook until pink.
  3. Drain liquid into a bowl 
  4. Add ½ cup of chicken broth and 2 Tablespoons of lemon juice and 1 Teaspoon Xawaash in the frying pan. Add Pasta and stir to combine. 
  5. When the pasta is almost cooked, move the frying pan with shrimp back to the element on medium to low heat.
  6. When the pasta is fully cooked, carefully take it off the stove and drain it in a colander. 

 

Yield 

4

Time 

Prep time: 15 minutes 

Cook Time: 25 minutes 

Tools & Equipment -

  • Frying pan 
  • Colander 
  • All measuring spoons 
  • Knife 
  • Cutting board

Serving Suggestions:

Salad or vegetables