Easy Garlic Shrimp Recipe - This garlic shrimp recipe is ready and on the table in 15 minutes! Made with shrimp, garlic, butter, and parsley, this quick and easy shrimp recipe is a definite favorite! // addapinch.com
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Easy Garlic Shrimp Recipe

Easy Garlic Shrimp Recipe - This garlic shrimp recipe is ready and on the table in 15 minutes! Perfect served with pasta, cheesy grits or alone, this garlic shrimp is a favorite!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American, Seafood
Keyword: easy garlic shrimp, easy garlic shrimp recipe, garlic butter shrimp, garlic shrimp, garlic shrimp pasta, garlic shrimp recipe
Servings: 6
Calories: 131kcal
Author: Robyn Stone | Add a Pinch

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons butter divided
  • 1 pound shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 6 cloves garlic minced
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • pinch red pepper flakes optional
  • 3 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley

Instructions

  • Melt 1 tablespoon of butter in a skillet set over medium-high heat. Add the shrimp and cook, stirring often until it just begins to turn pink.
  • Stir in the minced garlic, lemon juice, remaining butter, red pepper flakes, and the parsley and continue to cook until the shrimp is fully pink and opaque about 3 minutes.

Nutrition

Calories: 131kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 15g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 205mg | Sodium: 637mg | Potassium: 72mg | Vitamin A: 175IU | Vitamin C: 5.9mg | Calcium: 117mg | Iron: 1.7mg