Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta

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    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta is an easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe. It's great for busy weeknights but full of flavor and sure to impress guests! #shrimppasta #shrimpmeals #shrimppastarecipe www.savoryexperiments.com

    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta is a deliciously easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe. It’s full of flavor but quick and simple to make!

    I’ll admit that pasta is one of my go-to meals for busy nights or nights when I just don’t know what to cook. It’s quick, easy, filling and there are just so many possibilities for flavors and ingredients. Pasta is one of those meals that can be as basic or as gourmet as you want it to be.

    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta is an easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe. It's great for busy weeknights but full of flavor and sure to impress guests! #shrimppasta #shrimpmeals #shrimppastarecipe www.savoryexperiments.com

    One of my new favorite pasta dinners is this delicious Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta. It’s an easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe that you can whip up in around a half an hour, which makes it great for those busy weeknights. But it’s so flavorful and good that I often make this shrimp tomato pasta when I want something fresh and healthy.

    Everyone seems to think that shrimp meals are difficult to cook but in this recipe, cooking the shrimp only takes 2-3 minutes and the rest is as easy as cooking the pasta and sauteeing the other ingredients. In fact, this shrimp tomato pasta can actually be made in one pan!

    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta is an easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe. It's great for busy weeknights but full of flavor and sure to impress guests! #shrimppasta #shrimpmeals #shrimppastarecipe www.savoryexperiments.com

    The olive oil, tomato and basil combination gives this healthy shrimp pasta recipe a caprese-like flavor, which is both light and refreshing.

    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta makes a quick and easy shrimp meal any time of the year but I think the flavors are particularly nice during warm summer months.

    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta is an easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe. It's great for busy weeknights but full of flavor and sure to impress guests! #shrimppasta #shrimpmeals #shrimppastarecipe www.savoryexperiments.com

    Shrimp pasta is also a good recipe to have on hand for nights you have guests but no time to cook something extravagant. They’ll never believe this Tomato Basil Pasta was so easy to make!

    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta is an easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe. It's great for busy weeknights but full of flavor and sure to impress guests! #shrimppasta #shrimpmeals #shrimppastarecipe www.savoryexperiments.com

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    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta is an easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe. It's great for busy weeknights but full of flavor and sure to impress guests! #shrimppasta #shrimpmeals #shrimppastarecipe www.savoryexperiments.com

    5 from 2 votes
    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta is an easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe. It's great for busy weeknights but full of flavor and sure to impress guests! #shrimppasta #shrimpmeals #shrimppastarecipe www.savoryexperiments.com
    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta
    Prep Time
    10 mins
    Cook Time
    20 mins
    Total Time
    30 mins
     
    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta is a deliciously easy and healthy shrimp pasta recipe. It's full of flavor but quick and simple to make!
    Course: Main Course, Main Dish
    Cuisine: Italian
    Keyword: shrimp pasta, tomato basil pasta
    Servings: 4
    Calories: 511 kcal
    Ingredients
    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 1 white onion , chopped
    • 3 cloves garlic , minced
    • 1 tablespoon whole fennel seeds
    • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt
    • 1 pound large shrimp , peeled
    • 30 ounces diced tomatoes , canned and drained
    • 1/2 cup fresh basil leaves , packed and hand torn
    • Pecorino cheese , for garnish
    • Pasta of choice , cooked
    Instructions
    1. Heat olive oil in a large, wide skillet over medium heat. Add onion and saute for 2-3 minutes, until starting to soften.
    2. Add garlic and whole fennel seeds, sauteing for an additional 2 minutes.
    3. Add shrimp and salt, cooking for 2-3 minutes. Allow shrimp to start turning pink and curling.
    4. Add drained tomatoes, heating until shrimp are fully cooked, approximately 2-3 additional minutes.
    5. Lastly, stir in hand torn basil and serve immediately.
    6. If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how you liked it!
    Nutrition Facts
    Tomato Basil Shrimp Pasta
    Amount Per Serving
    Calories 511 Calories from Fat 54
    % Daily Value*
    Total Fat 6g 9%
    Cholesterol 285mg 95%
    Sodium 1199mg 50%
    Potassium 738mg 21%
    Total Carbohydrates 75g 25%
    Dietary Fiber 5g 20%
    Sugars 8g
    Protein 36g 72%
    Vitamin A 8.1%
    Vitamin C 33.6%
    Calcium 26.4%
    Iron 31.9%
    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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