Garlic Shrimp Pasta - BabyUniversity.com - Baby and parenting forums and reviews
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of Old 08-20-2008, 05:43 PM - Thead Starter
Moderator
 
Spaggie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Katy, Texas (Houston)
Posts: 26,364
Likes Earned: 22
Likes Given: 0
Garlic Shrimp Pasta

1 lb. peeled, raw shrimp (medium size)
2 tbsp olive oil
3 cloves pressed garlic
1/4 cup green onions
2 tbsp white cooking wine
1 tbsp fresh, chopped basil
1/2 red bell pepper (medium size with seeds removed)
1/2 chopped white onion (medium size)
2 cups cubed zucchini
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
Dash of freshly ground pepper
3 Roma tomatoes, sliced
10 oz. angel hair pasta

Peel, clean, and rinse the shrimp. This will be the bulk of your prep time. Set aside in a cool spot. Prepare all vegetables and other ingredients (because the shrimp will cook so fast, you'll want to have things ready). Begin boiling water for pasta in a separate sauce pan. In a wok, heat olive oil on medium/high. Lightly saute garlic and green onion then add shrimp to hot pan. As shrimp cooks, add cooking wine and basil. Before shrimp has completely cooked, move shrimp to sides of wok. Add red pepper, onion, and zucchini. (If needed, add a few tbsp of water.) Cover for no longer than 4 or 5 minutes (depending on cooking temperature). Add pasta to boiling water. Check under lid. Veggies should be close to steamed. Mix shrimp in with vegetables and replace cover. Watch this carefully, making sure shrimp does not over cook, or it will be tough. If you prefer your vegetables more cooked, put them in before the shrimp with a little water. You'll loose some flavor, but you can control completion time better. When shrimp is done and vegetables are to your liking, turn off burner and uncover. Toss with cheese, pepper
and tomato slices. Serve over 1/2 cup of pasta.

Makes 5 1-cup servings over pasta.

~*~Brenda~*~
mom to Drew (16) High School At Last!
mom to Ally (10) 4th Grade, Baby! WooHoo!

Parenthood:  That state of being better chaperoned than you were before marriage.  ~Marcelene Cox  Sing out loud in the car even, or especially, if it embarrasses your children.  ~Marilyn Penland
Spaggie is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 of Old 08-20-2008, 07:30 PM
Addicted Member
 
lvissers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Haslett, MI
Posts: 32,574
Likes Earned: 0
Likes Given: 0
Sounds yummy! I'll have to try it.
lvissers is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the BabyUniversity.com - Baby and parenting forums and reviews forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off