Creamy Cajun Shrimp Pasta Recipe | Yummly

Creamy Cajun Shrimp Pasta

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Lynne Stelljes: "AMAZING!!! Loooved it" Read More
10Ingredients
25Minutes
520Calories
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Ingredients

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  • 1 pound shrimp (unccoked, remove shells, tails and veins)
  • 1 tablespoon cajun seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup red pepper (chopped)
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 teaspoon basil
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 8 ounces linguine (cooked al dente)
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    NutritionView More

    520Calories
    Sodium14% DV340mg
    Fat43% DV28g
    Protein57% DV29g
    Carbs13% DV38g
    Fiber8% DV2g
    Calories520Calories from Fat250
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat28g43%
    Saturated Fat16g80%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol225mg75%
    Sodium340mg14%
    Potassium340mg10%
    Protein29g57%
    Calories from Fat250
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate38g13%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Sugars2g4%
    Vitamin A25%
    Vitamin C20%
    Calcium20%
    Iron20%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(53)

    Lynne Stelljes 5 months ago
    AMAZING!!! Loooved it
    Jared 5 months ago
    Turned out great, and it was very simple to make
    Ayesha Lakes 7 months ago
    This was very tasty but I would advise not to thaw the shrimp in salt water as it made the dish a bit salty. Aside from that, it was quite tasty & I’ll definitely make it again.
    Lorane 7 months ago
    Tasted great! Will make again!
    Carlos Galan 9 months ago
    Simply AMAZING ! the cream is perfect and a nice spicy kick to it! deff my fav so far !
    Daniel a year ago
    Quick, easy, and delicious. I served it with a salad and crusty bread. It is now in my ever growing rotation.
    lijoysamuel a year ago
    It was delicious. The kids loved it too.
    Bigelow a year ago
    Very yummy!!! I really liked the Cajun spice with the cream.
    Patti a year ago
    We absolutely loved this dish! Will make it again!
    Dennis Joseph 2 years ago
    Very tasty with a bit of kick. The noodles were a bit sticky though.
    M C 2 years ago
    It tastes really good, mine was spicy and creamy:P
    Just A Mom 2 years ago
    Great dinner! I would come down on spice and add shrimp at the last minute so it does over cook. But my family loved it and it’s a keeper recipe!😊
    Carine D. 2 years ago
    Loved this ! Didn’t have to modify much, would make this recipe again
    Marilyn 2 years ago
    Ok wasn’t over the moon about it
    Margaret 2 years ago
    We like spicy food so I added about a 1/4 teaspoon cayenne. It was absolutely delicious and easy to make. I've made this recipe twice ... the first time I used packaged shredded parmesan which did not melt properly. I discovered that the pre-shredded cheese is processed with a coating to prevent it from clumping together in the package. That coating affects the consistency of the melted cheese. Others may already know this but I stumbled across the fact through other recipe questions/answers and it was news to me. That said, I grated my own parm on the second try and it came out perfectly. Will definitely keep this recipe and make it again. It was really, really good!
    Patrice 2 years ago
    Very rich and tasty!
    Rachel S. 2 years ago
    Awesome recipe. :) I followed the recipe to a “T”, with the addition of 1/2 tap of red crushed peppers to add some spice.
    DJ 2 years ago
    Very easy and very good. Family loved it.
    Niki Williams 2 years ago
    A-mazing. Perfect and the kids already asked if I will make it again tomorrow No modifications needed!
    Stacy Barnes 2 years ago
    Turned out great! My family really enjoyed it.
    Esther 2 years ago
    it turned out really good. although i didn't toss it as I wanted some leftovers and the sauce turns solid when it's refrigerated. i also added onion powder, red onions and garlic powder to add more flavor. definitely making again. family loved it
    Deveis 2 years ago
    It was delicious I would make it again
    Sierra Kihlstadius 2 years ago
    Spicy and satisfying!
    Janea Morris 2 years ago
    It was really flavorful and delicious.
    Linda S. 2 years ago
    I made this for dinner tonight, hubby and I went back for seconds...YUMMO
    Samera 2 years ago
    Delicious!! I would definitely make it again!!
    Hazel Gomez 3 years ago
    it turned out sooooooo yummy... will definitely be doing this again!!! I added spinach and used Veggie Fettuccine!!! it was BOMB!!!
    Brittany J. 3 years ago
    Delicious! I omitted the red peppers, but this dish is definitely a new fave!
    Arvin 3 years ago
    It’s delicious! I made it for my family and everyone enjoyed it.
    Justine R. 3 years ago
    This is the kind of thing I can’t make anymore because it’s so delicious and so fattening. So yummy.

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