Shrimp Scampi

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This shrimp scampi appetizer is always a favorite at parties and other get-togethers. Shrimp Scampi is a favorite dish down in the southern US. You can also serve this over pasta with your own white sauce (white wine or alfredo).

Preparation Time: 
5-10 mins
Cooking Time: 
15-20 mins

2 pounds shrimp, peeled and deveined
1/3 cup olive oil
1/3 cup vermouth
2 large cloves garlic, crushed
3/4 teaspoons salt
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
3 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, about 1 large lemon


Heat oil over medium low heat in a large skillet. Saut? shrimp and add vermouth, garlic, salt, and pepper; simmer until liquid is almost evaporated. Sprinkle with parsley and lemon juice. Gently stir and serve with toothpicks as an appetizer.

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