1 lb 16/20 peeled and deveined shrimp
¼ C extra virgin olive oil
2 cloves garlic, sliced or chopped
½ tsp McCormick red pepper flakes
½ tsp McCormick smoked paprika
¼ ea fresh lemon wedge
1 Tblspn fresh basil, chopped
¼ C shredded bi color carrots
1 ea stalk of celery, chopped
1 ea green onion, sliced green and all
1 ea zuchinni, sliced
¼ ea red bell, sliced
Heat the oil in a large sautÃ© pan, over high heat.
Cook and stir the garlic into the oil until fragrant, sprinkle in the red pepper flakes and smoked paprika into the oil.
At this point you can first add your vegetables, sautÃ© for 2-3 minutes then add your shrimp and sautÃ© for an additional 1-2 minutes. Pour lemon juice over the mixture and sautÃ© for a minute. Reduce the heat to medium low, add basil and toss lightly. Season with kosher salt and coarse black pepper, serve as its own dish or over rice.
Add the shrimp, toss to coat. Pour lemon juice over the shrimp. Allow to cook until shrimp are bright and pink on the outside and meat is no longer transparent in the center, about 1 to 2 minutes. Reduce heat to medium low; add the basil and toss lightly. Season with kosher salt and coarse black pepper and serve. Great dish for hot summer evenings, light and flavorful! Enjoy!