Fantastic Italian Shrimp Scampi with Linguine

Fantastic Italian Shrimp Scampi with Linguine

Fantastic Italian Shrimp Scampi with Linguine
 
Fantastic Italian Shrimp Scampi with Linguine
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Ingredients
  • 8 oz. uncooked linguine
  • Olive oil
  • 1 lb. large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 3 T. minced garlic
  • 1 t. red pepper flakes
  • 1 c. white wine
  • 1 c. chicken broth
  • 2 T. butter, cubed
  • 1 c. seeded and diced Roma tomatoes
  • 1 bunch chopped green onions
  • 1 T. lemon zest
  • 3 T. capers
  • 3 T. fresh lemon juice
  • Salt, black pepper to taste
  • Freshly grated parmesan cheese, optional

Instructions
  1. Cook pasta in salted boiling water according to package instructions. Drain.
  2. Drizzle skillet with olive oil.
  3. Season shrimp and saute in olive oil until firm and opaque, about 1 minute per side.
  4. Transfer shrimp to a plate.
  5. To the skillet, add the garlic and pepper flakes, cook 1 minute.
  6. Deglaze pan with the wine and broth. Bring to boil and reduce the liquid by half.
  7. Whisk in butter, a cube at a time, let each melt completely.
  8. Toss in tomatoes, green onions, zest, capers, lemon juice, shrimp and pasta.
  9. Mix well.
  10. Taste for seasoning. Garnish with grated cheese if desired.

 

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