Baked Shrimp Scampi Recipe

This baked shrimp scampi recipe is a delicious twist on the classic dish. It’s easy to make and bursting with flavor. Serve it with pasta or crusty bread for a satisfying meal.

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup dry white wine
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup breadcrumbs

Instructions:

  1. Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C). Grease a baking dish with cooking spray or butter.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the shrimp, minced garlic, chopped parsley, grated Parmesan cheese, white wine, lemon juice, red pepper flakes, salt, and pepper. Toss everything together until the shrimp are evenly coated.
  3. Transfer the shrimp mixture to the prepared baking dish, arranging them in a single layer.
  4. In a small bowl, mix the melted butter and breadcrumbs until well combined. Sprinkle the breadcrumb mixture evenly over the shrimp.
  5. Bake in the preheated oven for 12-15 minutes, or until the shrimp are pink and opaque, and the breadcrumbs are golden brown.
  6. Once done, remove from the oven and let it rest for a couple of minutes before serving.
  7. Serve the baked shrimp scampi hot, garnished with additional parsley if desired. Enjoy!

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