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Shrimp Zoodle Scampi

Watching carbs? Then make “Zoodles” with some fresh zucchini for this healthy, fast, and easy Shrimp Zoodle Scampi!
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Diet Gluten Free
Servings 2
Calories 193kcal
Author Tracy

Ingredients

  • 8 loosely packed cups of zoodles approximately 3 1/2 lbs of zucchinis in zoodles - excluding the center with seeds
  • 1 lb shrimp deveined and shelled
  • 1 tablespoon salted butter
  • 4 cloves garlic minced
  • 1/3 cup chicken stock
  • Juice from 1 lemon approximately 1 tablespoon
  • 1/4 -1/2 teaspoon kosher salt to taste
  • 1/4-1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes optional
  • Fresh ground pepper to taste
  • 1/4 - 1/3 cup fresh grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest

Instructions

  • In a large skillet, melt butter or medium high heat and add garlic. Mix and as it begins to brown add shrimp. Cook shrimp 1 minute and then flip to other side. Add red pepper flakes.
  • Add chicken stock and lemon juice and bring to a simmer. Season with salt and pepper.
  • Add zoodles and stir so it is well combined. Continue to stir until zoodles are soft and tender, approximately 3-5 minutes.
  • Add Parmesan cheese and mix well.
  • Garnish with parsley and lemon zest. Serve immediately.

Nutrition

Calories: 193kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 4g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 36mg | Sodium: 292mg | Potassium: 141mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 824IU | Vitamin C: 12mg | Calcium: 368mg | Iron: 1mg