Use code SIDECHEF for $10 off your first shoppable recipe order.
SideChef
 >  Recipes
 >  Pescatarian Recipes
RECIPE
7 INGREDIENTS6 STEPS30min

Shrimp and Pesto Pasta

5.0
4 Ratings
A simple and delicious Shrimp and Pesto Pasta. Certainly not a unique combination, but worthy of being a regular on your weeknight plate because of how quick it comes together.
Shrimp and Pesto Pasta Recipe | SideChef
A simple and delicious Shrimp and Pesto Pasta. Certainly not a unique combination, but worthy of being a regular on your weeknight plate because of how quick it comes together.
Compelled to Cook
Helping you elevate your everyday meals with recipes that make the most of your casual family breakfasts, weeknight dinners and entertaining occasions.
https://www.compelledtocook.com
Save Time,
Shop Ingredients
Make grocery shopping easy! Add recipes to your cart, review your ingredients and checkout online with Walmart.
Pick Up From
Estimated Total: Estimated Total:
Fulfilled by
Compelled to Cook
Helping you elevate your everyday meals with recipes that make the most of your casual family breakfasts, weeknight dinners and entertaining occasions.
https://www.compelledtocook.com
30min
Total Time
$3.92
Cost Per Serving

Ingredients

US / METRIC
Servings:
2
Serves 2
6 oz
Fettuccine
10 oz
Shrimp , peeled
1 Tbsp
1 clove
Garlic , minced
1/2 cup
Basil Pesto
2 Tbsp
Freshly Grated  Parmesan Cheese
to taste
Salt and Pepper
Save Time,
Shop Ingredients
Make grocery shopping easy! Add recipes to your cart, review your ingredients and checkout online with Walmart.
Pick Up From
Estimated Total: Estimated Total:
Fulfilled by

Nutrition Per Serving

VIEW ALL
CALORIES
722
FAT
30.5 g
PROTEIN
44.5 g
CARBS
70.3 g

Cooking Instructions

HIDE IMAGES
Step 1
Season 3 liters of water with 1 1/2 tablespoons of Kosher Salt and bring to a boil.
Step 2
Cook Fettuccine (6 oz) according to package directions. Drain and reserve 1/4 cup of cooking liquid.
Step 3
Dab cleaned Shrimp (10 oz) dry with a paper towel and season with Salt and Pepper (to taste) .
Step 4
In a medium sauté pan, heat Olive Oil (1 Tbsp) over medium heat. Add shrimp and Garlic (1 clove) and cook for approximately 2 minutes per side until shrimp curl and turn opaque. Remove shrimp from pan and set aside.
Step 5
Add Basil Pesto (1/2 cup) and 2-3 tbsp of pasta water to the same skillet over low heat just to warm, stirring once or twice.
Step 6
Add cooked pasta and toss to coat. Toss in shrimp to warm and combine. If needed, add a bit more pasta water to thin. Serve immediately, garnishing with Parmesan Cheese (2 Tbsp) . Enjoy!
ADD TO PLAN

Rate & Review

Tap to Rate:
Leave a comment
812 Saved
TOP
You're one smart cookie! 🍪
By using this site, you agree to the use of cookies by SideChef and our partners for analytics and personalized content. ACCEPT
Recipe Saved to My Saved Recipes VIEW
Save Time, Shop Ingredients
Love this recipe? Shop what you need with just one click. Get $10 off your first order with code SIDECHEF
Make cooking easy
Discover personalized recipes, organize your meal plans, shop ingredients, and cook with confidence alongside our FREE, step-by-step cooking app.
Nutrition Per Serving
Calories
722
% Daily Value*
Fat
30.5 g
39%
Saturated Fat
4.6 g
23%
Trans Fat
0.0 g
--
Cholesterol
237.0 mg
79%
Carbohydrates
70.3 g
26%
Fiber
4.2 g
15%
Sugars
3.1 g
--
Protein
44.5 g
89%
Sodium
860.4 mg
37%
Vitamin D
0.0 µg
0%
Calcium
283.3 mg
22%
Iron
4.6 mg
26%
Potassium
590.7 mg
13%
Find Nearby Walmart Stores
Enter your zip code to find a Walmart near you.
Sorted by distance from