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lemon & herb linguine with shrimp

★★★★★ 2
a recipe by
Carol White
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Although popular and wonderfully versatile, pasta is a healthy food and its flavor can be enhance by many ingredients. This recipe is featuring a creamy lemon sauce and fresh herbs.

★★★★★ 2
serves 4
prep time 10 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For lemon & herb linguine with shrimp

  • 1 pkg
    buitoni fresh linguine pasta
  • 1 lb
    medium white shrimp, peeled an deveined
  • 3/4 c
    bar harbor clam juice
  • 5 oz
    cooking creme - savory lemon & herb
  • 4 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1/4 c
    mini red bell peppers, diced
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh tarragon, chopped
  • 1/4 c
    fresh flat leaf parsley, chopped & divided
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh lemon juice (about 1/2 lemon)
  • 1 Tbsp
    lemon zest

How To Make lemon & herb linguine with shrimp

  • 1
    Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and set aside. In addition, hold back about 1/2 cup of pasta water for sauce.
  • 2
    In large skillet over medium heat, add 1 tablespoon each of olive oil and butter to the pan. Add shrimp and sauté until shrimp are pink and tender. (Do not over cook.) Remove shrimp from pan and set aside.
  • 3
    Add to skillet, clam juice, cooking crème, and garlic and let simmer for about 2 minutes, then add part of the pasta water to achieve desired thickness of pasta sauce. Now add linguine and toss gently until pasta is coated with sauce, season to taste with salt and pepper. Add red peppers, fresh tarragon, lemon juice, a little parsley, and add shrimp back to skillet and toss lightly to combine with pasta.
  • 4
    Serve linguine garnish with lemon zest and remaining parsley.