Linguine with Shrimp

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Ingredients

  • 1 Pound  large shrimp, peeled, deveined and tails removed
  • 1 Pound  inguine
  • 6-8  garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/4 Cup  butter
  • 3-4 Tablespoons  olive oil
  •   salt
  •   pepper
  •   red pepper flakes

This simple but delicious shrimp dish is a recipe our contributor Joanna Fantozzi's grandmother always prepares for their big Italian-American Christmas feast.

Directions

Wash shrimp, drain. Cook pasta according to package directions, reserve 1 cup pasta water. Melt butter in pan, add garlic. Add shrimp and fry quicky until starting to turn pink, and then add the olive oil. Sprinkle with red pepper flakes to taste. Cook shrimp about 5 minutes - until pink and curled. Add pasta to shrimp, as well as the reserved pasta water. Toss well until all blended, sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste, and serve.
Enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories per serving:

328 calories

Dietary restrictions:

Low Carb, Low Sodium Sugar Conscious, Gluten Free, Wheat Free, Egg Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Soy Free, Alcohol Free, No Sugar Added

Daily value:

16%

Servings:

4
  • Fat 95g 146%
  • Carbs 10g 3%
  • Saturated 36g 180%
  • Fiber 1g 5%
  • Trans 2g
  • Sugars 0g
  • Monounsaturated 47g
  • Polyunsaturated 7g
  • Protein 111g 222%
  • Cholesterol 979mg 326%
  • Sodium 515mg 21%
  • Calcium 383mg 38%
  • Magnesium 188mg 47%
  • Potassium 1,313mg 38%
  • Iron 3mg 18%
  • Zinc 8mg 52%
  • Phosphorus 1,126mg 161%
  • Vitamin A 389µg 43%
  • Vitamin C 7mg 11%
  • Thiamin (B1) 0mg 3%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 0mg 3%
  • Niacin (B3) 0mg 1%
  • Vitamin B6 0mg 13%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 3µg 1%
  • Vitamin B12 0µg 2%
  • Vitamin D 1µg 0%
  • Vitamin E 8mg 41%
  • Vitamin K 38µg 47%
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