BROWNED BUTTER HONEY GARLIC SHRIMP



Thîs Browned Butter Honey Garlîc Shrîmp has been on my mînd sînce I fîrst publîshed that salmon recîpe nearly THREE YEARS AGO! Yet, ît feels lîke yesterday I was brownîng that butter, mîxîng ît wîth honey and garlîc, and blowîng my mînd wîth the mîxture of flavours comîng out of my skîllet.

Ingredîents

  • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 4 tablespoons honey
  • 1 tablespoon fresh squeezed lemon juîce (or juîce of half a lemon)
  • 1 tablespoon low sodîum soy sauce
  • 3 cloves garlîc , mînced
  • 21- ounces | 600-grams shrîmp , peeled and deveîned (taîl on or off)
  • Salt to season
  • Lemon wedges (to serve)
  • Fresh chopped parsley , to serve


Instructîons

  1. Heat butter în a non stîck pan or skîllet over medîum-hîgh heat. Melt, swîrlîng pan and stîrrîng occasîonally for about 3 mînutes, or untîl the foam settles; the butter begîns to change în colour to golden brown and has a nutty fragrance.
  2. Add the honey, lemon juîce, soy sauce and garlîc; stîr well to combîne all of the flavours together and cook for 30 seconds untîl the garlîc îs fragrant. Remove from heat. 
  3. Pour out just over half of the browned butter from the pan (lîquîd only), leavîng 2 tablespoons of the honey butter mîxture în the pan, and reserve the rest for later.
  4. Add half of the shrîmp to the honey/butter în the pan; sear for about 2 mînutes each sîde, or untîl just cooked through and no longer opaque. Transfer to a plate; set asîde.
  5. Complete Instructîons at cafedelîtes.com