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Low-Carb Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp Recipe for Two

This Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp is super easy, delicious, cooked in just one pan, and low-carb.

Low-Carb Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp

 

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This dish is quick, ready in just 20 minutes, and makes a great lunch, dinner, or romantic date night meal for two.

 

Other vegetables that can work in this recipe are broccoli, asparagus, or Brussels sprouts.

 

How to make Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp:

Cut the zucchini and yellow squash into slices

 

Slice the onion into rings and then cut the rings in half.

sliced zucchini, sliced yellow squash, and sliced red onions

 

Add the zucchini, yellow squash, red onion, garlic, olive oil, paprika, salt and pepper to a large bowl. Stir to combine.

zucchini, yellow squash, and red onion mixed with garlic, olive oil, paprika, salt and pepper

 

Preheat a large skillet over medium heat. Click here for a large skillet.

 

Place the veggie mixture into the skillet and cook about 10 minutes, stirring often, until veggies are just tender but still crisp.

zucchini, yellow squash, and red onion mixed with garlic, olive oil, paprika, salt and pepper cooking in a skillet

 

Add in the shrimp and parsley and cook for another 2 to 5 minutes until shrimp are cooked through, pink and opaque.

zucchini, yellow squash, and red onion mixed with garlic, olive oil, paprika, salt and pepper cooking in a skillet with shrimp and parsley

 

Divide the mixture onto two dinner plates or into bowls, serve and enjoy!

 

 

Low-Carb Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp Recipe for Two

 

 

4 from 2 votes
Low-Carb Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp Recipe
Low-Carb Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
20 mins
 
This Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp is super easy, delicious, and low-carb. This dish is quick, ready in just 20 minutes and makes a great lunch, dinner, or romantic date night meal for two. Other vegetables that can work in this recipe are broccoli, asparagus, or Brussels sprouts.
Course: Date Night, Dinner, Lunch, Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: low carb zucchini shrimp, skillet garlic zucchini shrimp
Servings (Adjustable): 2
Calories: 295 kcal
Author: Zona
Ingredients
  • 1 zucchini small
  • 1 yellow squash small
  • 1 red onion small
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 2 Tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 pound large shrimp peeled, deveined, and tails removed
  • 1 Tablespoon fresh parsley minced
Instructions
  1. Cut the zucchini and yellow squash into slices
  2. Slice the onion into rings and then cut the rings in half.
  3. Add the zucchini, yellow squash, red onion, garlic, olive oil, paprika, salt and pepper to a large bowl. Stir to combine.
  4. Preheat a large skillet over medium heat. Click here for a large skillet.
  5. Place the veggie mixture into the skillet and cook about 10 minutes, stirring often, until veggies are just tender but still crisp.
  6. Add in the shrimp and parsley and cook for another 2 to 5 minutes until shrimp are cooked through, pink and opaque.
  7. Divide the mixture onto two dinner plates or bowls, serve and enjoy!

Recipe Video

Nutrition Facts
Low-Carb Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp
Amount Per Serving
Calories 295 Calories from Fat 144
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 16g 25%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 285mg 95%
Sodium 895mg 37%
Potassium 683mg 20%
Total Carbohydrates 12g 4%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 7g
Protein 26g 52%
Vitamin A 16.1%
Vitamin C 55.3%
Calcium 20.8%
Iron 19.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
This Skillet Garlic Zucchini Shrimp is super easy, delicious, and low-carb. This dish is quick, ready in just 20 minutes and makes a great lunch, dinner, or romantic date night meal for two. Other vegetables that can work in this recipe are broccoli, asparagus, or Brussels sprouts. #LowCarb #shrimp #seafood #zucchini #garlic #DinnerForTwo #LunchForTwo #RecipesForTwo #skillet #OnePan #OnePot

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    oliviamoore
    April 13, 2018 at 9:32 pm

    thank you so much dear!! have a nice day

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