Baked Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Scampi



Baked Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Scampi

Create a flavorful seafood experience with our Baked Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Scampi recipe. This delightful dish combines succulent shrimp, rich garlic, and savory Parmesan cheese, all baked to perfection. It’s a perfect choice for a special dinner or a weeknight treat that will leave your taste buds craving for more.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 lemon, juiced and zested
  • Salt and black pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C) and prepare a baking dish with non-stick cooking spray.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the minced garlic, chopped parsley, grated Parmesan cheese, melted butter, lemon juice, and lemon zest. Mix until well combined.
  3. Arrange the peeled and deveined shrimp in the prepared baking dish.
  4. Pour the garlic Parmesan mixture over the shrimp, ensuring they are evenly coated.
  5. Season with salt and black pepper to taste.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for 12-15 minutes, or until the shrimp are pink and opaque.
  7. Switch the oven to broil and broil for an additional 2-3 minutes until the top is golden and bubbly.
  8. Remove from the oven and garnish with additional chopped parsley and lemon slices if desired.
  9. Serve hot and enjoy your Baked Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Scampi!

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Serves: 4

This Baked Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Scampi is a delightful seafood dish that’s bursting with flavor. Succulent shrimp, aromatic garlic, and rich Parmesan cheese come together to create a mouthwatering meal that’s perfect for any occasion.

Nutrition: (per serving) Calories: 320, Fat: 19g, Carbohydrates: 5g, Protein: 31g

Create unforgettable memories at the dinner table with this exquisite shrimp scampi recipe. The combination of garlic and Parmesan elevates the shrimp to a whole new level of deliciousness. Whether you’re hosting a dinner party or preparing a cozy meal for two, this dish is sure to impress. It’s easy to make and packed with flavor, making it a family favorite. So, roll up your sleeves, gather your ingredients, and let’s get cooking!