Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden (Copycat) Healthy Recipe

Are you ready to cook up a delicious Italian-inspired dish right in your kitchen? Let’s make Easy Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden, a fantastic meal that’s not just tasty but also fun to prepare! This recipe is perfect for foodie lovers and it’s packed with flavor. Let’s get started.

INGREDIENTS:

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Prepare the Pasta

Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden

Sauté the Shrimp

Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden

Make the Scampi Sauce

Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden

Add the Vegetables and Pasta

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Serve

Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden

NOTES

Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden

Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden (Copycat)

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Are you ready to cook up a delicious Italian-inspired dish right in your kitchen? Let's make Easy Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden, a fantastic meal that's not just tasty but also fun to prepare! This recipe is perfect for food lovers, and it's packed with flavor. Let's get started.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Servings 4 people
Calories 500 kcal

Equipment

  • 1 Large Skillet
  • 1 Pasta Pot
  • 1 Colander

Ingredients
  

  • 1 pound  Thin spaghetti or angel hair pasta
  • 1 pound Uncooked jumbo shrimp Peeled, deveined, tails removed, and fully thawed
  • 8 tbsp Butter Divided
  • 6 cloves Garlic Minced
  • ¼ tbsp Red pepper flakes
  • 2 cups Dry white wine
  • ½ tbsp Lemon Juiced
  • 2 tbsp Heavy cream
  • 1 cup Fresh asparagus Cut into 2-inch pieces
  • 1 cup Roma tomatoes Diced
  • Salt and pepper To taste
  • Parmesan or Romano cheese For Servings

Instructions
 

Prepare the Pasta

  • Cook the thin spaghetti or angel hair pasta according to the package instructions until al dente. Drain and set aside.
    Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden

Sauté the Shrimp

  • In a large skillet, melt 4 tablespoons of butter over medium-high heat.
    Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden
  • Add the minced garlic and red pepper flakes, and sauté for about 1 minute until fragrant.
  • Add the jumbo shrimp and cook for 2-3 minutes on each side until they turn pink and opaque.
    Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden
  • Remove the shrimp from the skillet and set them aside.

Make the Scampi Sauce

  • In the same skillet, add the remaining 4 tablespoons of butter and melt it
  • Pour in the dry white wine and lemon juice, and let it simmer for about 5 minutes to reduce and thicken the sauce.
  • Stir in the heavy cream and simmer for an additional 2 minutes.

Add the Vegetables and Pasta

  • Add the fresh asparagus pieces and diced Roma tomatoes to the skillet. Cook for 2-3 minutes until the vegetables are tender but still crisp.
  • Return the cooked shrimp to the skillet and heat everything together for 1-2 minutes.
  • Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Serve

  • Place the cooked pasta on plates, and spoon the delicious Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden mixture over the top.
    Shrimp Scampi Olive Garden
  • Sprinkle it with Parmesan or Romano cheese for an extra burst of flavor.
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