Cajun Shrimp Scampi


It's seafood time and that's why you'll love this Cajun Shrimp Scampi recipe. This Cajun Shrimp Scampi is a great anytime option, and it's perfect for surprising family and friends. Seafood is very peculiar, and with this dish you can make the most of it.


•1 lb shrimp

•4 garlic cloves, chopped

•4 Tbsp butter

•2 Tbsp olive oil

•1/4 cup white wine

•1 Tbsp Cajun seasoning (see note 1)

•1/4 cup heavy cream

•1 lemon, juiced

•1/2 cup chopped parsley

•Salt to taste

•Fresh ground pepper to taste

•Parmesan cheese for garnishing


Heat olive oil and 3 Tbsp butter in sauce pan over medium heat.
Add garlic, sauté 30-60 seconds.
Add white wine, reduce 2-3 minutes.
Stir in shrimp and Cajun seasoning. Cook 3-5 minutes, depending on size of shrimp. The shrimp should be almost fully cooked.
Add remaining butter, lemon juice and cream. Stir and cook an additional minute.
Add salt and pepper to taste, as well as parsley.
Serve hot over pasta or zoodles.


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