You can cook Shrimp Scampi using 8 ingredients and 3 steps. Here is how you achieve that.
Ingredients of Shrimp Scampi
- Prepare 8 oz of shrimp.
- Prepare 2 tsp of mirepoix base.
- Prepare 3 handfuls of baby spinach (chopped).
- It’s 4 oz of light cream.
- Prepare 5 oz of spaghetti.
- You need 1 of shallot (minced).
- You need 2 of garlic cloves (minced).
- It’s 1 oz of grated Parmesan.
Shrimp Scampi step by step
- Pat shrimp dry and season with salt and pepper. Then cook the pasta with salt 8-10 mins (make sure to reserve 1/2 cup of that starchy pasta water when done)..
- Cook shrimp on medium high 2 mins on each side while pasta is boiling. When done, add garlic and shallot and continue cooking for about a minute. Then add spinach until wilted. Lower heat to medium..
- Add cream, parmesan, base, and pasta water. Cook until desired thickness is reached. Add pasta and done..