Cranberry Shrimp Scampi
Shrimp scampi with cranberry, bell pepper, almonds and white wine will please your tastebuds
Ingredients for Cranberry Shrimp Scampi
  • 2 T butter
  • 2 T diced shallots
  • 1 1/3 pounds shrimp
  • 1/4 dry white wine (e.g. Pinot Grigio or Sauvignon Blanc)
  • 3 T diced sweet red bell pepper
  • 1 T curry powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp. almond extract
  • 1 1/2 cups cranberry-apple juice
  • 2 tsp. fresh parsley, fined chopped
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 cup toasted sliced almonds
  1. Melt butter over medium heat in a large skillet. Add shallots and cook until tender and transparent. Add shrimp, stirring to coat with butter.
  2. Increase heat to medium high; add wine and 2 tablespoons of red pepper. Cook until liquid is reduced by half. Add curry powder, almond extract, cranberry apple juice, 1 teaspoon parsley and salt. Stir and continue cooking until liquid has thickened slightly.
  3. Transfer to serving dish. Garnish with toasted almonds, remaining red pepper and parsley. Serve over rice or pasta.