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Bacon Shrimp Alfredo Recipe

This recipe is bound to be a crowd-pleaser in any household

This Bacon Shrimp Alfredo Pasta is bound to be a crowd-pleaser in any household. Also kid-approved, this recipe includes two delicious proteins in one delicious Alfredo dish.

Ingredients

  • 8 Ounces pasta noodles
  • 1 12-ounce package popcorn shrimp, such as SeaPak® Popcorn Shrimp
  • 8 Tablespoons butter
  • 1 Teaspoon garlic, minced
  • 1 Cup Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, grated
  • 1 1/2 Cup half-and-half
  • 3/4 Cups mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1/2 Cup roasted red pepper, diced
  • 1/2 Cup cooked bacon, crumbled
  • Salt, to taste
  • Pepper, to taste

Directions

Bring a pot of water to boil. Add the pasta and cook until al dente.

Place the popcorn shrimp on a cookie sheet and bake according to the package directions.

Melt the butter in a skillet over medium heat. Stir in the garlic and Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese. Slowly whisk in the half-and-half. Stir and cook until thick. Then stir in the mozzarella cheese and stir until melted.

Add the cooked pasta, red peppers, and bacon and stir until mixed.

Season to taste with salt and pepper.

Serve immediately in bowls topped with cooked shrimp.

Nutritional Facts
Servings4
Calories Per Serving867
Total Fat58g89%
Sugar6gN/A
Saturated33g100%
Cholesterol312mg100%
Protein39g78%
Carbs48g16%
Vitamin A480µg53%
Vitamin B122µg34%
Vitamin B60.4mg20.9%
Vitamin C30mg50%
Vitamin D1µgN/A
Vitamin E3mg14%
Vitamin K8µg10%
Calcium488mg49%
Fiber2g9%
Folate (food)48µgN/A
Folate equivalent (total)242µg60%
Folic acid114µgN/A
Iron3mg17%
Magnesium81mg20%
Monounsaturated16gN/A
Niacin (B3)8mg40%
Phosphorus735mg100%
Polyunsaturated4gN/A
Potassium517mg15%
Riboflavin (B2)0.6mg36.6%
Sodium1175mg49%
Thiamin (B1)0.8mg51%
Trans1gN/A
Zinc4mg29%