Garlic Butter Shrimp

Savor the Flavor – A delightful blend of garlicky, buttery goodness awaits, effortlessly crafted in 20 minutes or less!

A Match Made in Culinary Heaven – Garlic and butter, the ultimate culinary duo. The mere thought of combining these two brings sheer culinary bliss. In a shrimp skillet, their union is nothing short of perfection.

For frozen shrimp, opt for an overnight thaw in the fridge or a quicker method under cold running water for 5-10 minutes. Ensure thorough drying to facilitate even browning.

Garlic Butter Shrimp - An amazing flavor combination of garlicky, buttery goodness - so elegant and easy to make in 20 min or less!Ingredients Overview

Gather 8 tablespoons of unsalted butter, 1 ½ pounds of medium shrimp, kosher salt, freshly ground black pepper, minced garlic, chicken stock, freshly squeezed lemon juice, and chopped fresh parsley leaves.

Cooking Instructions

  1. Melt 2 tablespoons of butter in a large cast iron skillet over medium-high heat. Add shrimp, seasoning with salt and pepper, and cook until pink (about 2-3 minutes); set aside.
  2. Stir in minced garlic until fragrant (about 1 minute).
  3. Add chicken stock and lemon juice, bringing to a boil; simmer until reduced by half (about 1-2 minutes).
  4. Gradually stir in remaining 6 tablespoons of butter until melted and smooth.
  5. Add shrimp back into the skillet and gently toss to combine.
  6. Serve immediately, garnished with parsley leaves, if desired.

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