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Barilla® Pesto and Shrimp Pasta Bowl
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9 INGREDIENTS • 6 STEPS • 30MINS

Barilla® Pesto and Shrimp Pasta Bowl

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Angel Hair pasta, also known as capellini, or "fine hair," is the perfect choice when you want to pair a light, refined sauce with a delicate cut of thin pasta. Lovers of thin spaghetti rejoice!
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Angel Hair pasta, also known as capellini, or "fine hair," is the perfect choice when you want to pair a light, refined sauce with a delicate cut of thin pasta. Lovers of thin spaghetti rejoice!
30MINS
Total Time
$1.32
Cost Per Serving
Ingredients
Servings
8
us / metric
Basil Pesto
1 jar
(6.5 oz)
Basil Pesto
Angel Hair Pasta
1 box
(16 oz)
Angel Hair Pasta
Chicken Broth
2/3 cup
Chicken Broth
Yellow Bell Pepper
1
Medium Yellow Bell Pepper, chopped
Crushed Red Pepper Flakes
as needed
Crushed Red Pepper Flakes
Asiago Cheese
4 Tbsp
Salt
to taste
Nutrition Per Serving
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Calories
370
Fat
10.3 g
Protein
21.3 g
Carbs
49.5 g
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Author's Notes

Customize it: Instead of shrimp try thinly sliced precooked chicken; try chickpeas instead of peas, or add broccoli or snap peas to the mix.
Cooking InstructionsHide images
step 1
Peel and devein Large Shrimp (12 oz). Rinse, and pat dry with paper towels.
step 2
In a large pot bring 4-6 quarts of water to a rolling boil. Add Salt (to taste) and pasta; stir gently.
step 3
Cook Angel Hair Pasta (1 box) according to package directions; remove from heat and drain well.
step 4
Meanwhile, in a large skillet bring Chicken Broth (2/3 cup) to a simmer, stir in shrimp, Frozen Green Peas (2 cups), and Yellow Bell Pepper (1) and simmer until shrimp are opaque and pepper is tender (about 3 minutes).
step 5
Add Basil Pesto (1 jar) and heat through. Add pasta; stir gently to combine.
step 6
Serve topped with Crushed Red Pepper Flakes (as needed), additional pesto, and Asiago Cheese (4 Tbsp).
step 6 Serve topped with Crushed Red Pepper Flakes (as needed), additional pesto, and Asiago Cheese (4 Tbsp).
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Dinner
Pasta
Italian
Shellfish
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