Spicy Drunken Shrimp


peel and devein the shrimp

toss with salt, pepper, paprika and garlic powder, set aside

finely chop the shallot

mince the garlic

chop the parsley

heat oil and butter over medium high, place shrimp in a single layer

sear, 1 minute per side

remove from skillet

add shallot and garlic, cook for 2 minutes over medium

stir in chili flakes, salt and pepper

pour in vodka, simmer for 3 minutes

add fish broth, bring to a boil

add butter, tablespoon by tablespoon

stir until completely dissolved and smooth

add shrimp, cook for 1 minute

finish off with lemon juice, parsley and black pepper