Shrimp Scampi Spaghetti


Shrimp Scampi Spaghetti – Shrimps are served with pasta in a butter-lemon sauce flecked with fresh parsley and chilli flakes for a quick and impressive lunch fix.

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How to make Shrimp Scampi Spaghetti


for 2 servings

Main ingredients

  • 200 g spaghetti, cooked
  • 200 g shrimps, peeled and deveined


  • 3 tbsp butter
  • 6 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp salt
  • ¼ cup parsley, chopped
  • 1 tsp chili flakes
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • Juice of ½ lemon


  • Fresh parsley, chopped
  • Parmesan cheese, grated


  1. Boil water and add 2 tsp salt.
  2. Add spaghetti. Cook until VERY al dente (minus 2 minutes from the instructional time).
  3. Turn off the heat. Set aside.
  4. Add butter into a medium heat pan. Stir lightly until melted.
  5. Add garlic. Fry garlic until lightly browned.
  6. Add shrimps. Cook shrimps about 1 minute each side.
  7. Season with salt.
  8. Add lemon juice, parsley, chili flakes and oregano.
  9. Stir until well mixed.
  10. Add cooked spaghetti. Toss until evenly coated with the sauce.
  11. Plate and top with grated parmesan cheese and freshly chopped parsley. Enjoy!