Creamy Linguine with Shrimp and Asparagus
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
This one-dish pasta recipe is company-worthy – bright green asparagus, plump shrimp and tender linguine in a savory cream sauce.
8 oz linguine
2 Tbs butter
1 lb asparagus, trimmed and sliced diagonally into 1 1/2-inch pieces (about 4 cups)
1 tsp minced garlic
1 cup heavy cream
4 tsp McCormick® Gourmet Collection Tuscan Seasoning
1 Tbs lemon juice
1 tsp McCormick® Gourmet Collection Sicilian Sea Salt
1 lb jumbo shrimp (16 to 20 count), peeled and deveined
1. Cook pasta as directed on package. Drain, reserving 1/4 cup of the pasta cooking water.
2. Meanwhile, melt butter in large deep skillet on medium heat. Add asparagus and garlic; cook and stir 5 minutes or until asparagus is tender-crisp. Add cream, Seasoning, lemon juice and sea salt. Bring to boil, stirring occasionally.
3. Stir shrimp into skillet. Reduce heat to low; simmer 5 minutes or just until shrimp turn pink. Add pasta and reserved pasta cooking water; toss to coat well. Serve immediately with grated Parmesan or Romano cheese, if desired.
Total Fat 20g
Total Carbohydrate 33g
Dietary Fiber 3g