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Shrimp Scampi Linguini
Recipe By: Gusto Nero's Chef
Prep time:5 mins
Cook time: 15 mins
Yields: 4 Servings
250g Gusto Nero Linguine
500 Grams large shrimps, peeled and deveined
5 Cloves of garlic, minced
1/4 Teaspoon dried chilli flakes
1/4 Cup coarsely chopped fresh parsley
1 Teaspoon lemon zest
1 Tablespoon lemon juice
5 Tablespoons of unsalted butter
3 Tablespoons of olive oil: 2 for cooking the shrimps, 1 for the seasoning and some extra to toss with the pasta
1/2 Teaspoon of salt
- Bring a saucepan of water to simmer over medium heat, add Gusto Nero linguini Pasta and simmer for 7 minutes. Drain and toss with some olive oil to prevent sticking and set aside.
- Heat up 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a large skillet (medium heat), add the shrimps and cook on each side for 1 minute. Set aside.
- Keep the skillet on medium heat and melt some butter, add 1 tablespoon of olive oil, garlic and dried chilli flakes, then sauté for a minute or you can smell the garlic cooking.
- Stir in the cooked shrimp, parsley, salt, lemon zest and juice, then stir for 30 seconds. Throw in the linguini and stir for a minute until evenly coated and the pasta is hot.
Serve warm and enjoy!