Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp Scampi (adapted from The Pioneer Woman)


  • 4 Tablespoons Butter
  • 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil
  • 2 stalks scallions
  • 2 cloves Garlic Cloves, Minced Or Pressed
  • 1 pound Large Shrimp, Peeled And Deveined
  • 1/2 cup White Wine
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • Salt And Freshly Ground Black Pepper, To Taste
  • 8 ounces whole wheat thin spaghetti)
  • Chopped Fresh Basil To Taste
  • Grated Parmesan Cheese to sprinkle on top


I made the pasta while I cooked the shrimp. In a skillet, I melted the olive oil and butter over medium heat. I added the chopped scallions and garic and cooked for 2 minutes. I added the shrimp and cooked for another 2 minutes. I added the white wine and lemon juice and continued cooking for at least five more minutes. I tossed with the pasta.

The shrimp in the skillet:


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