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TRY THIS LEMON GARLIC PARMESAN SHRIMP PASTA RECIPE

Lemon Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Pasta is made in just one pot and ready in 30 minutes!  Fresh shrimp gets cooked in a buttery lemon garlic sauce and gets tossed in fresh parmesan cheese and pasta.  It will become a new favorite!

INGREDIENTS

  • 8 ounces Linguine Pasta
  • 2 Tablespoons olive oil
  • 6 Tablespoons butter
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1¼ pound large shrimp
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 teaspoon italian seasoning
  • 4 cups baby spinach
  • ½ cup parmesan cheese
  • 2 Tablespoons parsley, chopped
  • 1 Tablespoon lemon juice

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. In a large pot cook the pasta in boiling water according to package directions. Drain and set aside.
  2. Using the same pan, heat olive oil and 2 Tablespoons of butter. Add the garlic and red pepper flakes and cook until fragrant.
  3. Add the shrimp and salt and pepper to taste. Cook until the shrimp start to turn pink. Add italian seasoning and spinach and cook until wilted.
  4. Add the pasta back to the pot with the remaining butter, parmesan, and parsley. Still until mixed and butter is melted.
  5. Add the lemon juice before serving and serve while hot.

 

#FACTS When you look at shrimp nutrition facts, they don’t seem all that bad. Shrimp contains a good amount of protein, and it’s low in calories and high in certain vitamins and minerals like niacin and selenium.

 

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