garlicky shrimp pasta recipe

garlicky shrimp pasta

prep time: 15 minutes
cook time: 10 minutes
ready in: 25 minutes

makes: 6 servings, 7 oz. each


  • 1 (12 oz.) pkg. pasta or linguine
  • 2 Tablespoons olive oil, divided
  • 1 lb. shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 Tablespoon no-salt-added Italian seasoning, divided
  • 5 cups packed fresh spinach
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 cups halved cherry tomatoes
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan


  1. In a large pot of boiling water cook pasta al dente according to package directions. Drain; set aside.
  2. Meanwhile, in a large skillet heat 1 tablespoon of the oil over medium-high heat. Sprinkle shrimp with 1 teaspoon of the seasoning. Add shrimp to skillet; cook 2 minutes or until pink. Transfer shrimp to a plate; cover to keep warm. Return skillet to heat. Add remaining oil. Add spinach; cook and stir just until wilted. Add garlic, tomatoes and remaining seasoning; cook 3–5 minutes.
  3. Add cooked pasta to skillet; toss to combine. Return shrimp to skillet; toss and cook until heated through. Place pasta in a serving bowl. Sprinkle with Parmesan, and serve.

per serving: 325 calories, 7g fat, 2g saturated fat, 75mg cholesterol, 445mg sodium, 47g carbohydrate, 3g fiber, 4g sugars, 18g protein