Mediterranean Scampi

Recipe by TOOLBELT DIVA
READY IN: 45mins
SERVES: 4-6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a large skillet or deep fast fry pan, melt butter; be careful it does not burn.
  • Saute the garlic; when golden in color, remove from heat and set aside for later use.
  • Add onions, saute until just softened; remove from heat and set aside for later use.
  • Add plum tomatoes with their juice; lemon juice, white wine; bring to a boil.
  • Add onion and garlic which you had set aside.
  • Add roasted red bell peppers.
  • Turn down heat and allow liquid to reduce.
  • Add fresh herbs (parsley, oregano, basil).
  • Add shrimp and steam until pink.
  • Add capers and olives; allowing them to warm through.
  • Turn out onto a warm platter or serving bowl -- garnish with lemon wedges, and serve while hot.
  • Serves 4 - 6 comfortably; cook time - approximately 45 minutes, including peeling and chopping.
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