Home » Food » By Ingredient » Seafood » Lemon Garlic Shrimp Scampi Lemon Garlic Shrimp Scampi May 24, 2024 by Kimberly Killebrew · 55 CommentsAs an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.See my disclosure policy.708 shares Share Tweet Pin Email Dinner just doesn’t get any faster, simpler or tastier than this Lemon Garlic Shrimp Scampi recipe!  Super quick, super tasty, and your dinner guests will think you’re a gourmet rockstar!  It’s quick enough for a casual weeknight family dinner and elegant enough to serve at a dinner party.

For more quick and easy shrimp pasta deliciousness be sure to check out my Shrimp Pesto Pasta! Scandalously delicious and deceptively simple.  That’s Shrimp Scampi! A long-time favorite of my husband’s, when we were dating I whipped this up for him and he said it was better than his favorite restaurant version.  It’s a great dish to make for entertaining; it’s super quick, the flavor is impressive, and your guests will think you’re a total gourmet.How to Make Shrimp Scampi The ingredients are simple and for that reason it’s important to use quality ingredients.  Use good shrimp, good wine (not “cooking wine”), good butter and freshly squeezed lemon juice (avoid the bottled stuff).  And for that sprinkling of Parmesan to go on top, get a small chunk of the really good stuff from the speciality cheese section.  You only need a tiny chunk so it will be inexpensive, but the quality

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