PlayEmailLinkSMSXSearchClockRight ArrowCaret downCaret upCaret leftCaret rightThumbs upSpeechAudio onReplayPlusMinus

94% would make again

Zucchini Shrimp Scampi

Tasty Team

Ingredients

for 6 servings

  • 4 medium zucchinis
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 lb medium shrimp (455 g), or large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • ¼ cup low-sodium chicken broth (60 mL)
  • 1 lemon, juiced
  • fresh parsley, for garnish

Nutrition Info

Shop ingredients with
    Calories 126
    Fat 4g
    Carbs 5g
    Fiber 1g
    Sugar 2g
    Protein 17g

Estimated values based on one serving size.

Preparation

  1. Using a coarse cheese grater, slide the zucchini down the grater, shaving of long strips. Rotate the zucchini constantly, grating all sides, until you reach the seeds in the center.
  2. Heat the oil over medium-high heat in a large, nonstick skillet.
  3. Add the shrimp in and season with the salt, black pepper, red pepper, and garlic. Sauté the shrimp, until they evenly begin to show a pink color, about 3 minutes.
  4. Pour in the chicken broth and lemon juice, and let the liquid come to a simmer.
  5. Add the zucchini noodles and stir until everything is combined and the shrimp are fully cooked.
  6. Sprinkle with chopped fresh parsley leaves and serve.
  7. Enjoy!
NEW

Submit a recipe to Tasty!

Have a recipe of your own to share?Submit your recipe here.

NEW

Submit a recipe to Tasty!

Have a recipe of your own to share?Submit your recipe here.