Garlic Shrimp Pasta Reci

Treat yourself to a delightful culinary adventure with this flavorful garlic shrimp pasta. Succulent shrimp, aromatic garlic, and perfectly cooked pasta come together in this mouthwatering dish that’s sure to impress.

Ingredients:

  • 8 ounces of pasta (linguine or spaghetti works well)
  • 1 pound of large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 4 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons of butter
  • 1/4 cup of fresh parsley, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Crushed red pepper flakes (optional)
  • Grated Parmesan cheese for serving

Instructions:

  1. Cook the pasta according to package instructions until al dente. Drain and set aside, reserving 1/2 cup of pasta water.
  2. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil and butter over medium heat. Add the minced garlic and sauté for 1-2 minutes until fragrant.
  3. Increase the heat to medium-high and add the shrimp to the skillet. Cook for 2-3 minutes on each side until they turn pink and opaque.
  4. Season the shrimp with salt, pepper, and crushed red pepper flakes if desired.
  5. Add the cooked pasta to the skillet along with the chopped parsley. Toss everything together until the pasta is well coated with the garlic-infused oil.
  6. If the pasta seems dry, add some of the reserved pasta water a little at a time until you reach your desired consistency.
  7. Serve the garlic shrimp pasta hot, garnished with grated Parmesan cheese. Enjoy your delicious meal!

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