Except for the weekends, I am able to find the minimum amount of time for cooking; whenever I come back home from a sturdy day at work, I find it quite hard to spend hours in the kitchen. Despite being short of time, I never purchase fast food from the market for my dinner; the reason is very obvious, I don’t want to compromise on my health.
In such a situation, where you cannot invest much time in the kitchen to get some healthy food, you need to shift to quick and easy dinners. One of the most viable options is the shrimp scampi recipes – Yes I am talking about seafood, and I am sure that this has excited you if you are a seafood lover. Shrimp scampi recipes are quite easy to prepare and offer the just perfect taste to you, which always leave you craving for more. Most of the shrimp scampi recipes don’t require a whole lot of ingredients, but can be prepared with just a handful of simple ingredients such as pasta, butter, olive oil, garlic, parsley, cheese, herbs, and some spices. I would love to say that cooking shrimp scampi recipes is not only easier, but is a delight too if you enjoy cooking seafood.
Some of the readers may be unfamiliar with shrimp scampi recipes, but once you read the recipe and try it once or twice, you will be quite a pro at it. An important thing about shrimp scampi recipes is that there are a whole lot of variations available in such recipes and you are at liberty to add any of your favorite ingredients in the recipe besides the basic ingredients; however, I would suggest you not to stuff ingredients so that you don’t end up making a mess of the ingredients.
So, without any further discussion, let’s go ahead to discuss some of the most popular shrimp scampi recipes, so that you are able to enjoy some fine food in minimum amount of time.
The first of the lot is shrimp scampi linguine – a perfect combination of some very fine ingredients such as linguine pasta, butter, bell peppers, garlic, shrimp, lemon juice, and cream. Moreover, red pepper flakes, sea salt, and parsley make it quite spicy too. A month ago, I tried the recipe at my home and made my family eat it – everybody was in love with it and this encouraged me to try the recipe again at my birthday party; believe me, the experiment was great again. Get to prepare this amazing shrimp scampi dish in just about half an hour or so.
Whenever I listen or read the word ‘herb,’ it gives me a sensation of health and taste – a feel that is quite energetic too – Herbed shrimp scampi is no exception. Butter, garlic, rosemary, basil, lemon juice, and black pepper are some of the ingredients that are combined in the recipe to make it quite healthy. Delicious and healthy, herbed shrimp scampi can be prepared in just about half an hour or so.
When I first heard about this appetizer, I was quite surprised that how can cheesecake feature seafood in it? But when I tried the recipe and ate it for the first time, the taste was so amazing that now I feature it as a chief appetizer in all the parties I arrange at my home. Garlic, onion, butter, cream, eggs, and cream cheese are some of the ingredients that add a lot of health to this appetizer. Last but certainly not the least is the Gouda cheese that adds its characteristic taste to the appetizer.
Zucchini is such a magic veggie that it adds a lot of health to any recipe it is added. Butter, onion, garlic, shrimp, tomatoes, lemon, and Parmesan cheese make this recipe quite healthy and tasty. I served it on my birthday party last year and everybody loved it. Get to prepare this delicious shrimp scampi zucchini in just about 30 minutes or so.
I enjoyed this delicious and shrimp scampi when I was on a tour to Italy, in a popular Italian restaurant. When I was cooking this shrimp scampi at my home, I thought that the taste would not be as great as the restaurant had. But I was surprised to see that the taste was equally great at home; this is what recipe is good at. Shallots, garlic, chicken broth, cream, lemon juice, parsley, and butter make this dish a perfect treat to the taste buds. Garnished with Romano cheese, creamy shrimp scampi offers you a great dinner. The great thing is that you can come up with this dish in less than an hour.
Now something for the spice lovers; I know most of the time I don’t focus on spicy food and this is the reason most of the readers complain about this and ask me to present some spicy recipe as well. So here is a perfectly spicy shrimp dish in front of you. Red pepper flakes, Parmesan cheese, parsley, lemon, tomatoes, garlic, onion, and olive oil make this dish so delicious that everybody is left craving for more. Do serve it any of your favorite parties and make them appreciate your cooking skills. The great thing is that you can come up with it in just about 35 minutes or so.
Though quite a number of shrimp scampi recipes feature pasta, but this one is quite special, as it features linguine pasta; while many others feature penne pasta. Butter, garlic, olive oil, bell peppers, lemon juice, and parsley are some of the ingredients that make this recipe quite healthy, while red pepper flakes and clam juice make it taste spicy. Last but not the least; cream adds a thick and creamy texture to the recipe. Get to prepare this amazing shrimp scampi recipe in just about an hour or so.
Looking to combine some citrus fruits with seafood? If yes, then get to prepare this fruity and delicious tropical shrimp scampi – a perfect combination of orange juice, pineapple juice, garlic, Parmesan cheese, and olive oil make this recipe quite healthy. I often try to have it in the breakfast as it provides me a great health punch in the morning. Once I enjoy it in the breakfast, I am able to spend a light and refreshing day. The great thing is that you can come up with it in just about 40 minutes or so.
Shrimp scampi recipes are great for those people who love to enjoy some delicious food, not at the exotic restaurants, but at their homes. With these recipes, you can come up with a perfect blend of health and taste.