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Receta de Gambas al Ajillo - Garlic Shrimp Recipe

La Tienda Kitchens

  • 12 minutes
  • 1 serving
Garlic Shrimp Recipe
This delicious tapa can be found across Spain. A terra cotta cazuela filled with fresh shrimp sizzling with oil and garlic is a wonderful thing to behold. Once the shrimp is gone, we love to dip crusty bread in the oil. Gambas al Ajillo is a simple and delicious recipe – just as a tapa should be! This recipe serves one, simply multiply ingredients by the number of people you plan to serve.
Rated 5 Stars

Ingredients

  • 2oz small shelled shrimp (or as many as will fit in one layer in the dish)
  • 2tbsp mild olive oil
  • 2tbsp mild white wine
  • 2cloves garlic, peeled and sliced
  • 1/2dried chili pepper, seeds removed, chopped into 2 pieces
  • 1tsp parsley, minced
  • Sea salt
  • Crusty bread
  • 4-inch cazuela dish
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Preparation

STEP 1

Add the olive oil, wine, garlic and chili pepper to a small 4-inch cazuela (terra cotta dish). Place the dish over medium high heat until oil and wine begin to simmer.  

STEP 2

Add the shrimp. Stir until shrimp are done, 1 to 2 minutes. Sprinkle with sea salt and parsley. Serve with good crusty bread for dipping.

Reviews (2)

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Connie

Rated 5 Stars

This is my absolute favorite dish! It's very good made with a dry sherry.

Ernesto

Rated 5 Stars

One of my favorite tapas, we make it all the time. The only difference with our version is we like to add a little more olive oil for bread dipping and a few grinds of fresh black pepper for a little more bite. It is important to thinly slice the garlic as well, for a mild garlic flavor. Chopped or mashed garlic would be too strong of a taste for the shrimp.

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