Spicy Garlic Rosemary Shrimp & Pasta

Spicy Garlic Rosemary Shrimp & Pasta

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59 review(s) averaging 4.1. 85% would make again

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Super quick, easy and delicious

"I loved the spice of the red pepper flakes mixed with the sweetness of the olive oil dressing for the pasta. I added a little more red pepper than suggested, since I love spicy food... It was so spicy that I cried like a little girl. Definitely stick with the 1/2 tsp. I liked that it was really quick. The part that took the longest was waiting for the pasta to boil."


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0.5 pound pasta of your choice
1 pound shrimp; deveined and peeled
1 tablespoon garlic infused olive oil (or regular olive oil)
1 Olive oil cooking spray
2 cloves Garlic; minced
1 tablespoon fresh rosemary; minced
0.5 tsp red pepper flakes or to taste (1 tsp is fairly spi
1 Salt and pepper to taste
1 small lemon; cut in half

Original recipe makes 3



Boil pasta per package directions to al dente. While it is cooking, prepare shrimp.

Heat a large skillet over moderate heat, then add olive oil and garlic and cook briefly, until golden. Add shrimp, then sprinkle with rosemary and pepper flakes. Cook, stirring, until just cooked through, about 3 minutes. Remove from heat. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

When pasta is ready, drain and immediately spray lightly but evenly with olive oil cooking spray, tossing to coat. Portion into dishes and top with shrimp. Squeeze lemon juice over top and serve.


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Tasty! Used a little white wine to cool the shrimp in

Tossed with the sauce

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This turned out pretty bland for me. I had to add a bit of Alfredo sauce to punch it up. Next time I will follow instructions to use fresh rosemary. My dried herbs gave it a hard grassy texture
ladijas 6 months ago

I made it tonight. Added some lime and chilli and some smoked salt. Perfect! :)
doralizicska 8 months ago

Very easy and delicious.
Vividteardrop 8 months ago

I don't know what I did wrong. The flavors are nice, but my pasta was bland and dry. I used fettuccine. Maybe that was the problem.
akrod 8 months ago

It was very good .instead of me using salt and pepper I use Cajun seasoning and it was very good. All my husband could say 'why couldn't you had gotten more shrimp'?! I loved this recipe and I would cook it again..Thanks
babyblue23 11 month ago

I added red peppers and gave it a bit of a wine sauce and it turned out great!
caradavis1 11 month ago

I've ruined it with too much (you just won't believe it) lemon juice. But i see the potential — it's really quick and easy — just perfect for working evenings. I'm making it one more time tomorrow.
sanankin 11 month ago

Really simple quick meal. Very tasty. I used whole wheat spaghetti and served with asparagus. Will make again.
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swtalbot 1 year ago

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