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Skinny Cajun Shrimp Alfredo Pasta

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Journey: "Very good one of our favs" Read More
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25Minutes
520Calories
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Ingredients

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4 SERVINGS
  • 8 ounces pasta (I used linguine, use whatever you like)
  • 1 pound shrimp (shelled)
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil
  • 3 teaspoons Cajun seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 cloves garlic (minced)
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 3/4 cups milk (I used 2%)
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/4 cup shredded Parmesan cheese
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    520Calories
    Sodium
    Fat
    Protein
    Carbs
    Fiber
    Calories520Calories from Fat140
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat15g23%
    Saturated Fat6g30%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol200mg67%
    Sodium480mg20%
    Potassium600mg17%
    Protein38g75%
    Calories from Fat140
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate55g18%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Sugars8g16%
    Vitamin A10%
    Vitamin C8%
    Calcium35%
    Iron25%

    * 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(19)

    Journey 3 days ago
    Very good one of our favs
    Kim Palmer 2 months ago
    This was quick and delicious.
    Vollick 2 months ago
    Excellent! Everyone loved this! Added some fresh peas to the sauce as it cooked and was such a good compliment. However, stirring the pasta into the sauce is a pain - would serve pasta, sauce, and shrimp each in its own pan so can add as much or little as want of each.
    clancy 2 months ago
    This was delicious!! It’s definitely going on my rotation! It isn’t as heavy as Alfredo, but just as delicious. More so with the guilt gone!
    Amy 3 months ago
    pretty good just too much sauce for the amout of pasta
    Basia Behnke 4 months ago
    Delicious and easy to make, even with oat milk. Next time I might add some greens like peas. Will definitely make again.
    Tyler D. 4 months ago
    very good, will definitely make it again.
    Vaughn Deary 5 months ago
    It turned out so well
    Elan Kesilman 5 months ago
    It was delicious and easy to make!
    Carter Speidel 5 months ago
    I didn’t have milk and used cream and water instead so it was a little heavy but it’s delicious either way
    Ann Allbee 8 months ago
    Fantastic. I will use the base sauce on lots of other recipes!
    Alex 9 months ago
    Turned out really good would make this again!!!
    Chelsea Malnar 2 years ago
    Very simple to make and great flavor. I pretty much had every ingredient in my fridge. And you dont have to feel super guilty eating this pasta.
    Brande T. 2 years ago
    Great! Was quick to make.
    Elizabeth D. 3 years ago
    Delicious! Fast and easy to prepare .
    CJ Bienia 3 years ago
    very simple but delicious
    Kristi 4 years ago
    It came out delicious! I stirred the shrimp in the seasoning and olive oil before cooking, and it really added cajun flavor to the pasta. Would like to try again, with broccoli and spinach!
    Chelsea Coffman 6 years ago
    Delicious! My husband and I have decided that it is a great dish for company as well! Making it again tonight!
    Pat F. 6 years ago
    We liked this recipe. I substituted with what I had on hand--pre-cooked shrimp and a combination of white cheddar & Monterey Jack instead of Parmesan. I eliminated the salt (husband on a low sodium diet). Due to our taste preferences I cut the Cajun seasoning and thyme to about half. I will be making this again.

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