Shrimp Scampi Casserole

Recipe by Verelucky
READY IN: 1hr 5mins
SERVES: 6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition

DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees Mix ground pepper, parsley, chives, Ritz crackers and bread crumbs together in a large bowl.
  • Have bowl near stovetop.
  • Sprinkle a handful (1/2 cup) of breadcrumb mixture in bottom of casserole dish, set aside.
  • In 2 qt saucepan saute crushed garlic clove then discard.
  • Add 1 lb of butter to sauce pan and melt over low heat.
  • Keep heat very low and add shrimp, several at a time to butter, quickly removing them and coating them in breadcrumb mixture.
  • Line bottom of casserole dish with buttered/crumbed shrimp.
  • Continue doing this with all shrimp, layer after layer until all shrimp are in casserole dish.
  • Take any leftover breadcrumb mixture and pour it into the remaining butter, stir until all is coated.
  • Take by the handful and sprinkle over the top of the shrimp.
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 35-45 minutes (depending on how many layers you have.) If you find you don't have extra breadcrumbs or butter, MAKE MORE!
  • Crush the Ritz crackers, add breadcrumbs and melt butter!