Herbed shrimp in garlic butter

June 28, 2011 8:12:27 AM PDT
Paired with Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy, brewed by the Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company. Summer Shandy is a lemonade flavored lager. Each batch is carefully brewed using the finest wheat, and a hint of real Wisconsin honey. HERBED SHRIMP IN GARLIC BUTTER
3 dozen shrimp, de-veined
1 tablespoon salt
1 teaspoon oregano
1 teaspoon thyme
1/2 cup butter
5 cloves garlic, pressed
1 tablespoon fresh parsley, minced
1/4 cup butter
6 thin orange slices, for garnishing (optional)
Green onions, for garnishing (optional)
Shell and de-vein shrimp, leaving tails on. Place shrimp in small bowl with salt, oregano, thyme.
In a separate bowl, cream together butter, garlic and parsley.
Brush seasoning mixture lightly from shrimp, allowing some to remain.
Divide the shrimp among six individual oven proof baking dishes; top with sautéed mushrooms and drizzle with remaining butter from skillet.
Bake at 375-degrees F. for 12 minutes or until done.
Garnish each serving with a thin orange slice, cut through to the center on one side and arranged in a twist over the shrimp.
Top with a curl of green onion, if desired.