Who Knew Shrimp Scampi Had Its Own National Day

Dated: April 29 2019

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NATIONAL SHRIMP SCAMPI DAY - APRIL 29

NATIONAL SHRIMP SCAMPI DAY

National Shrimp Scampi Day is observed annually on April 29th.  On this day, we honor the delicious dish of shrimp cooked with butter, garlic, lemon juice and white wine.

National Shrimp Scampi Day is wholly dedicated to the buttery, garlicky, lemony and wine-sauced preparation of shrimp.

IN HONOR OF THIS DAY ENJOY THIS YUMMY RECIPE...

INGREDIENTS

  • 1cup extra virgin olive oil

  • large onion, chopped fine or processed

  • cloves garlic, crushed

  • cup white wine (nearly any kind, just not overly sweet)

  • tablespoons butter

  • lb precooked jumbo frozen shrimp, thawed

  • salt & pepper

  • package angel hair pasta


DIRECTIONS

  • Start salted water boiling for pasta.

  • Heat olive oil.

  • Saute garlic& onions over high heat till onions start to turn clear.

  • Add wine, turn to medium heat& reduce for 5 minutes (alcohol smell will be gone) add shrimp till warmed through (start to curl up).

  • Stir in butter till melted.

  • Turn heat to lo/warm.

  • Salt & pepper to taste.

  • Cover till pasta is ready (2-3 minutes for angel hair to cook).

  • Serve together.


Tricia Glover, Realtor

The Glover Team, Inc.

540-846-0185

http://www.tglover.liveinfredericksburgva.com

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