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Lemon-Garlic Jumbo Shrimp!

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It doesn’t get much easier than this Lemon-Garlic Jumbo Shrimp! This versatile main course goes from refrigerator to the dinner table in less than 15 minutes. The classic flavors of this dish go with just about any side dish you choose. In addition to the serving suggestions noted here, it also makes a delicious low carb entrée when paired with steamed vegetables or a green side salad.

Lemon-Garlic Jumbo Shrimp

Lemon-Garlic Jumbo Shrimp

Prep time: 5 minutes
Cooking time: approximately 6-7 minutes
Serves 4

Ingredients:

3 T. unsalted butter
1 T. garlic, finely minced
1 lb. Jumbo shrimp (10/15 ct.), peeled, deveined, and tail removed
1 large organic lemon, zest and juice
1 T. ground cumin

Optional:
Salt and pepper, to taste
Fresh parsley leaves, chopped

Directions:

1. Melt butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Add garlic and sauté for 1-2 minutes, stirring occasionally.

2. Add shrimp to skillet and cook for 4-5 minutes, stirring occasionally, or until shrimp starts to turn pink.

3. Add lemon zest, lemon juice, and ground cumin to the skillet and stir to combine thoroughly. Season with salt and black pepper, to taste, and remove from heat.

4. Spoon shrimp mixture over a bed of cooked quinoa, brown rice, or your favorite gluten-free pasta. Drizzle some pan juices over each serving and garnish with fresh chopped parsley, if desired. Serve immediately and enjoy!

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Happy Eating!!

Lisa
Lisa is a Lifestyle, Family and Travel Writer who has a love of all things travel, all things food, and all things living life. She gives family travel tips, the inspiration to dream, and the real deal of family life. It is not always roses and daisies, but that's life!

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