- Preparation time: 5 minutes
- Cooking time: 25 minutes
- Ready in: 30 minutes
Are you shrimp and pasta lover who is craving for a fancy meal for your dinner? So, this meal is going to be your new thing you want to add to your favorite meal list. The delicious cheesy pasta paired perfectly with the juicy shrimp. It is such a nice option for your dinner time because it is not a kind of heavy food, but it is enough to fill up your tummy. It is also going to be great for the cheese lover because of the taste of cheesy sauce. Yummy!
How to make Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Scampi Pasta
If you think that making this standard restaurant meal will be so hard, then you are wrong. You can taste this super delicious and easy shrimp pasta just on 30 minutes!
- A teaspoon of red pepper
- Two tablespoons of olive oil
- A pound of peeled medium shrimps
- A quarter cup of chicken broth
- A quarter cup of lemon juice
- Four tablespoons of salted butter
- Six minced garlic cloves
- A cup of grated parmesan cheese
- A teaspoon of cajun seasoning
- Four cups of heavy cream
- Salt and for the taste
1Prepare the large pot and boil the water. After that, put the pasta there and let it boiled well until the texture of the pasta is no longer in its hard form. Then drain well as the instruction of the box. Set the pasta aside. Next, Melt the butter in a medium pan and add the medium shrimp into it. Don’t forget to peel it all first.
2Add the salt and pepper for the taste of the shrimp. Also ad the olive oil, cajun seasoning, minced garlic, and red pepper into it. Cook it until the shrimp turns into pink or orange then place it on a different plate. It is better for you if you don’t cook the shrimp until well cooked to prevent the shrimp getting overcook while you combine with the pasta.
3Then, you can add a quarter cup of chicken broth, heavy cream, and fresh lemon juice into the pan. Stir it until it all becomes cooked well, and the sauce turns to be thicker. After that, you can start to add the pasta to the sauce. Stir it until the pasta coated well with the sauce. Add the half cup of parmesan cheese. Stir it again. And add the remaining grated parmesan on the top of the pasta. And give parsley leaves for the garnish.
And finally, the yummy Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Scampi Pasta is ready to serve! It is better of you to enjoy it immediately before it is getting cold. Now, you can enjoy this standard restaurant meal for your dinner menu without out from the house. Happy dinner!