5 Super Fast Dinner Recipes- All Under 20 Minutes!

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1) Lemon Pepper Shrimp Scampi       (1 of 5)

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1) Lemon Pepper Shrimp Scampi       (1 of 5)

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Who doesn’t like a quick & easy kind of recipe? For those who don’t have hours to prep dinner, we’ve compiled five more recipes that are all under 20 minutes. Enjoy!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup uncooked orzo
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 7 teaspoons butter
  • 1 1/2 lbs jumbo shrimp, peeled
  • 2 teaspoons garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley

Directions

1. Cook orzo according to package directions, leaving out the salt.

2. Drain and then place orzo in bowl. Stir in parsley and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Cover and keep warm.

3. Meanwhile, melt 1 tablespoon butter in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat.

4. Sprinkle shrimp with remaining  salt. Add half of shrimp to pan; sauté 2 minutes or until almost done.

5. Transfer shrimp to plate.

6. Melt 1 teaspoon butter in pan. Add remaining shrimp to pan; sauté 2 minutes or until almost done.

7. Transfer to plate.

8. Melt remaining 1 tablespoon butter in pan. Add garlic to pan; cook 30 seconds, stirring. Stir in shrimp, juice, and pepper. Cook 1 minute or until shrimp are done.

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