Shrimp Patricio, Shrimp Vesuvio, Shrimp Romano

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

Grilled shrimp with three different sauces. Patricio sauce is a rich cream sauce. Vesuvio Sauce is a spicy sharp sauce. Romano Sauce is a tomato flavored sauce.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. FOR THE SHRIMP PREP: Peel and devein leaving the heads and tails on. In a large skillet, sauté the onion and garlic in the olive oil. when the onion is translucent, and the garlic begins to turn golden color, add the shrimp and sauté till the shrimps are all pink, remove the shrimp from the skillet and plate, leaving the onions and garlic and remaining olive oil in the skillet.
  2. FOR THE PATRICIO SAUCE: Add the cream to the skillet along with the chives, bring to a slight boil, stir well, then take off the flame and pour over the plated shrimp, salt and pepper to taste. serve right away.
  3. FOR THE VESUVIO SAUCE: In a skillet, add the crushed tomatoes with the juice, Italian spices, and red chili flakes, and bring to a boil, take off the heat and pour over the plated shrimp, serve right away. salt and pepper to taste, chili flakes added to taste.
  4. FOR THE ROMANO SAUCE: In a skillet, add a cup of the crushed tomatoes with juice, the 1/4 cup of marinara sauce, and bring to a boil, then pour over the plated shrimp, sprinkle with mozzarella cheese and serve right away.
  5. CHEF'S NOTES: Each recipe is for one person, I have included all three different sauces, so that you can choose how you want to make it.


Most Helpful

I have made each of these sauces now with the shrimp and they are all a splendid blend of flavors! Served with your favorite pasta it is one great meal!

BluEyedCookette September 21, 2009

The shrimp were awesome. I made the Patricio sauce, which was excellent and the Vesuvio sauce which was great too!

JanetLee52 May 03, 2009

the patricio was great overall easy to make and a quick fix for supper. thanks

leepat December 04, 2008

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