- Preparation time: 10 minutes
- Cooking time: 25 minutes
- Ready in: 35 minutes
Craving for a flavorful pasta with a touch of seafood for your dinner? Here is the best answer. Garlic Butter Shrimp pasta is easy and quick to make. The combination of garlic, salted butter, the juicy shrimp, and the tender and smooth pasta is going to be a heavenly meal. This simple yet yummy meal.Is so perfect to be your dinner meal. No need to use cheese, so that the sauce will not be too creamy.
How To Make Garlic Butter Shrimp Pasta
This kind of pasta is going to take less than an hour to serve because the ingredients are so simple to find and to be processed. Let’s just get ready to cook!
- A pound of peeled medium shrimp. Better remove the tail
- 8 oz of uncooked fettuccine
- Freshly ground black pepper and Kosher salt for the taste
- A half teaspoon of dried oregano
- Four cloves of garlic, minced
- A half teaspoon of crushed red pepper flakes
- A quarter cup of fresh grated Parmesan Cheese
- Two cups of baby arugula
- Two tablespoons of chopped parsley leaves
- Juice of a half of lemon
- Four tablespoons of butter
1First of all, prepare a large pot and fill it with the water. Add a tablespoon of oil to prevent the pasta sticks. Put the fettuccine into the pot, and boil with the water. Boil it until it comes al dente. Then, drain the fettucini well. After that, start to make the sauce.
2To make the sauce, prepare a large of skillet. Melt two tablespoon butter and put the peeled medium shrimp into it. Sprinkle the black pepper and kosher salt for the taste of the shrimp. Cook the shrimp until the color turns into pinky. The, set it aside.
3Then, in the same skillet, melt the remaining butter into it and add the minced garlic, dried oregano, and red pepper flakes. Cook it by stirring until it is fragrant. Then, add the half cooked shrimp. Cook it together. After that, you can put the cooked pasta into it, followed by arugula and parmesan cheese until the arugula turns to wilt. Mix it all until everything well combined. Put the parsley leaves for the garnish.
And now, your super simple yet super tasty Garlic Butter Shrimp Pasta is ready to serve. You can enjoy this meal for completing your dinner with your family. They must be loving it so much.