Lemon Garlic Shrimp Pasta
This is an easy shrimp scampi pasta recipe that takes less than 30 minutes and is made with just six ingredients. So delicious!
30-minute meal, dinner
30-Minute Meal, pasta, shrimp
Marlynn Schotland, Urban Bliss Life
garlic cloves, minced
finely chopped basil
chopped parsley (optional)
kosher salt and pepper
Cook spaghetti according to package directions. Reserving about 1/2 cup pasta water.
While the pasta cooks, add olive oil and melt butter in a large skillet over medium heat.
Add garlic and sauté about 1 minute, until softened and fragrant.
Add shrimp and sauté for 3-4 minutes, just until the color turns pink.
Add lemon juice. Then add spaghetti and basil to the pan and toss to coat.
Add reserve pasta water one tablespoon at a time until you get the consistency of sauce you prefer. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Garnish with more chopped basil or shopped parsley.
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