Parmesan Shrimp With Basil Dressing

READY IN: 23mins
Recipe by teresas

Shrimp can be prepared and refrigerated up to 24 hours before using. Toss in cheese just before cooking. Prepare Dressing up to a few hour in advance. If possible , use freshly grated Parmesan cheese. If basil is out of season, substitute parsley.

Top Review by Sydney Mike

Thoroughly enjoyed a winderful shrimp dinner with your recipe! Easy to make & absolutely delicious, & my other half, who particularly like Parmesan, was especially satisfied! Definitely a recipe to keep around! Thanks for sharing it! [Made & reviewed in 1-2-3 Hits recipe tag]

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Shell shrimp, leaving tails intact.
  2. Remove back vein, flatten with rolling pin. (butterfly them).
  3. Toss shrimp in Parmesan cheese. Heat butter and oil in pan, add shrimp, cook quickly on both side until light golden brown.
  4. Do not overcook or shrimp will toughen.
  5. Drain on paper towels immediately.
  6. Serve with lettuce (I use romaine), cherry tomatoes and lemon wedges.
  7. Top with Basil Dressing.
  8. Basil Dressing: combine all ingredients, mix well.

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