Alfredo Shrimp Scampi Dump Dinner

  • Level: Easy
  • Yield: 4 servings
  • Total: 30 min
  • Active: 5 min


4 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into 1/2-inch cubes, plus more for the casserole dish

12 ounces rotini pasta

1 pound frozen peeled and deveined medium shrimp 

2 cups chicken broth

1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes

2 cloves garlic, minced

Zest of 1/2 lemon

Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper

1/2 cup grated Parmesan 

1/3 cup loosely packed fresh parsley, chopped 

1/2 cup heavy cream, warmed


  1. Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F. Generously grease the bottom and sides of a 9-by-13-inch casserole dish with butter.
  2. Spread the rotini in an even layer in the bottom of the prepared dish. Scatter the shrimp over top and dot with the cubes of butter. Pour in the broth, then sprinkle with the red pepper flakes, garlic, lemon zest, 2 teaspoons salt and some black pepper. Cover with aluminum foil and bake until the pasta is al dente, about 25 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, toss together the Parmesan and parsley. When the pasta is done, stir in the warm cream and top with the cheese mixture.
Let's Get Cooking!

Sign up for the Recipe of the Day newsletter to receive editor-picked recipes,tips and videos delivered to your inbox daily. Privacy Policy

Thanks for subscribing to the Recipe of the Day newsletter. Check out all our other great newsletters from Easy Recipes, Healthy Eating Ideas and Chef Recipe Videos.

We're sorry, there was an error signing you up. Please try again later.


125 Reviews

Angie Stewart

Yummy! The reviews were helpful. I added about 10 minutes to cooking time and stirred a couple times during cooking. I used a little more cheese and red pepper. New family favorite!

See All Reviews