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Creamy shrimp pasta

Pasta / Main dish
Creamy shrimp pasta
Creamy shrimp pasta

This shrimp pasta recipe needs only a few ingredients and is always a delicious dinner. It’s quick and easy to cook, and all you need is about 20 minutes. Your kids will love it!

Recipe Ingredients

  • 200g Spaghetti
  • 150g Raw peeled prawns
  • 4-5 cloves Garlic
  • 200ml Cream
  • 10g Parsley
  • 150g Parmesan cheese (grated)
  • 1 Lemon (zest only)
  • 1 teaspoon Basil
  • 4 tablespoons Olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon Black pepper
  • Salt

First, make a sauce

Heat 4 tbsp olive oil in a medium saucepan. Chop the garlic and fry over low heat for 5 mins or until softened and translucent. Add the prawns and cook for 4-5 min or until the prawns are cooked through. Add the cream and bring to a simmer, then add the lemon zest, basil, and parmesan. Season with salt and black pepper.

Creamy shrimp pasta
Creamy shrimp pasta

Then, boil the spaghetti

Add the spaghetti to a pot of boiled water, salt it, and bring it to a boil over high heat. Cook the pasta for 8-10 min. Toss the pasta in the pan with the creamy sauce.

Finally, eat it

Stir through the parsley, divide into bowls, and top with extra cheese, if you like.

Creamy shrimp pasta
Creamy shrimp pasta
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