By Mayo Clinic Staff members&#13

Dietitian’s suggestion:

Scampi usually refers to shrimp included in butter. This edition replaces 50 percent of the butter with olive oil.


Selection of servings

Serves 6&#13


  1. 8 ounces uncooked spaghetti
  2. 3 tablespoons olive oil, divided
  3. 2 pounds big shrimp, peeled and deveined
  4. 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  5. 1/4 cup chopped shallots or inexperienced onions
  6. 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  7. 1/4 cup chopped parsley
  8. 1/4 teaspoon salt
  9. Floor black pepper, to flavor
  10. 2 tablespoons brandy or sherry, optional
  11. 2 tablespoons butter


Fill a large pot 3/4 entire with drinking water and bring to a boil. Increase the pasta and cook according to deal instructions. Drain the pasta comprehensively.

Whilst the pasta is cooking, warmth 1 tablespoon olive oil in a massive saucepan about medium warmth. Include the shrimp and cook for 2 to 3 minutes on just about every facet. Transfer shrimp