Basil Shrimp and Pasta

Basil highlights this delectable shrimp and pasta dish.

Serves: Makes 4 servings.
10 mins Prep time 15 mins Cook time
10 mins Prep time
15 mins Cook time
  • Cook pasta as directed on package. Drain well.

  • Meanwhile, melt butter in large skillet on medium heat. Add shrimp and garlic; cook and stir 3 minutes or until shrimp turn pink. Remove shrimp from skillet. Pour cream into skillet. Add basil; bring to boil, stirring gently. Reduce heat to low; simmer 3 to 5 minutes or until thickened, stirring frequently. Add shrimp, cheese and pepper. Cook and stir 1 minute or until heated through.

  • Place pasta in warmed serving bowl. Add shrimp mixture; toss lightly. Serve with additional cheese, if desired.

Cooking tip

Try this recipe with scallops as well.

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • 612Calories: 612Cholesterol: 254mg
  • Sodium: 457mgProtein: 37g
  • Total Fat: 31gCarbohydrate: 47g