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Shrimp Mosca

2 lbs. shrimp in shells
6 garlic buds
1 tsp. rosemary
2 whole bay leaves
1 tbsp. oregano
2 oz. olive oil
Lemon juice
2 oz. vermouth
Salt & pepper

Rinse shrimp and marinate for two to four hours in oil, wine, and lemon juice. In Dutch oven or skillet, heat 6 ounces of olive oil. Add the shrimp and spices. Saute on medium heat for 20 minutes or time appropriate to the size of the shrimp. Add 2 ounces more of wine. Turn off heat, allow mixture to soak for ten minutes.