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National Shrimp Scampi Day

29 Apr
Shrimp Scampi Pasta

Shrimp Scampi and Linguine: White wine, butter, garlic, scallions, Cayenne

Happy National Shrimp Scampi Day! Next to National Blueberry Popover Day, today is my favorite national food day of the entire year.

Why you ask? Because nothing beats shrimp scampi. I could turn away from a well made white wine sauce, but the second you mix in shrimpy goodness, I’m hooked.

In celebration of this momentous occasion, I wanted to share my favorite shrimp scampi recipe with you. Try it out and maybe National Shrimp Scampi Day will become one of your favorite days too!

Shrimp Scampi Pasta

Ingredients: (Serves 2-4)

  • 1 box of linguine
  • 1 pound of shrimp
  • 4 tablespoons of butter
  • 4 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 2 scallions
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 1/2 cup of white wine
  • 1 lemon (juiced)
  • 1 teaspoon Cayenne pepper
  • salt and pepper to taste

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