Shrimp and Pasta

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Total Time
15 mins
15 mins

This is a recipe from a girlfriend of the past, Joanna, who is a great cook, and now owns her own restaurant. Irie, Jo!

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  1. Melt butter in large skillet over medium high heat.
  2. Stir in the garlic, parsley, chives, brandy, cloves, and nutmeg.
  3. When butter is hot and bubbly, add shrimp, mushrooms, tomatoes, and pepper.
  4. Saute until shrimp are just cooked through (about 5 min.).
  5. Transfer shrimp and vegetables to a platter using slotted spoon.
  6. Set aside.
  7. Add flour to skillet and stir constantly until well blended, scraping up any bits clinging to the bottom.
  8. Stir in vermouth to deglaze.
  9. Reduce heat and simmer until sauce thickens, about 2-3 min.
  10. Put shrimp and vegetables back into skillet.
  11. Stir to coat with sauce.
  12. Simmer until heated through.
  13. Serve over linguine (or rice).