Garlic Shrimp and Scallops

Garlic Shrimp and Scallops

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"I didn't have parsley and I accidently added just a little too much of the chicken broth (though even with that I ended up microwaving a cube with a little water) but it was delicious anyways. Definitely something I will be making in the future."


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1/2 ts red pepper flakes; Crushed
1/2 ts Paprika
Salt and pepper
1/2 lb Bay scallops
1 ts Fresh lime juice
1/2 c ; Finely chopped fresh
4 tb Chicken broth
1 ts olive oil
1/2 lb Lg shrimp; peeled, deveined
2 tb garlic; Slivered

Original recipe makes 4



In a large heavy skillet, heat the oil over medium heat. Add the garlic and saute until it begins to brown. Remove the garlic with a slotted spoon and set aside. Add the pepper flakes to the skillet and increase the heat to medium high. Add the garlic, shrimp, scallops, and paprika. Saute for 1-2 minutes, stirring constantly. Add the chicken broth and cook for 1 minute. Remove the shrimp and scallops with a slotted spoon, place on a platter; set aside and keep warm. Add the lime juice, parsley, and salt and pepper to taste to the pan and just heat through. Pour the sauce over the shrimp and scallops and serve immediately.

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Whoever invented this recipe, thank you! It's my new favourite way to prepare shrimp! The more I added the better they tasted!
Paulos 2 years ago

Badeoti 2 years ago

Awesome..made it over brown rice and stir fried asparagus in same pan...came out great!
anner57 2 years ago

Why is this a side dish ?
gentlegiant21 2 years ago

02/09/13: Will cook this again.
nessadot 2 years ago

Came out good! I will make it again.
Gunny2013 3 years ago

Loved it!!! Came out delicious!!!
Kym1 3 years ago

My husband love this! He suggested a little honey as well I'll try that next time. Great recipe!
Brandiebart 3 years ago

Fabulous and healthy saved it to my favorites!
Amoskit 3 years ago

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