Simple Shrimp Scampi Pasta

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READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by kwdsptchr

a very simple, quick main dish with a scampi twist topped with parmesan cheese.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb thin spaghetti
  • 10 -12 cups water
  • 14 cup butter
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • salt and pepper
  • 8 -12 ounces of peeled deveined shrimp (small salad shrimp is great with this recipe)
  • 14 cup parmesan cheese


  1. Bring water to boil in large dutch oven.
  2. Add spaghetti, cook according to package directions.
  3. Place frozen shrimp in bottom of colander.
  4. Drain pasta over shrimp in colandar.
  5. While pasta drains, melt butter in dutch oven.
  6. Add garlic, sauté over low heat 1-2 minutes.
  7. Add pasta and shrimp back to dutch oven.
  8. Sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste.
  9. Toss all together.
  10. Serve with parmesan cheese so cheese can be added to taste.

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