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Olive Garden is the leading restaurant in the Italian dining segment with more than 800 restaurants, more than 96,000 employees and more than $3.6 billion in annual sales. Olive Garden is a division of Darden Restaurants, Inc., (NYSE: DRI), which owns and operates more than 2,100 restaurants that generate over $8.5 billion in annual sales. Headquartered in Orlando, Fla., and employing more than 200,000 people, Darden is recognized for a culture that rewards caring for and responding to people. In 2014, Darden was named to the FORTUNE “100 Best Companies to Work For” list for the fourth year in a row. Olive Garden is committed to making a difference in the lives of others in the local community. As part of this commitment, Olive Garden restaurants have donated nearly 30 million pounds of food to local community food banks across the country.




Shrimp Scampi

Olive Garden Recipe

Serves 4

1 1/2 pound medium fresh shrimp, shelled
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 medium onion, diced
1/2 cup white wine
3 cloves garlic, crushed
3 tablespoons parsley, finely chopped
1 pinch crushed red pepper
4 ounces butter
1/2 pound angel hair pasta, cooked according to package directions
salt and pepper to taste

Heat oil in a saute pan. Add onion and saute for 2 minutes. Add garlic and saute for 1 minute; do not brown. Add butter, wine, red pepper, salt and pepper and reduce by half. Add the shrimp and cook 1 to 2 minutes until fully cooked. Transfer the pasta to a plate and top with shrimp mixture.

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