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Skinny Cajun Shrimp Alfredo Pasta

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Skinny Cajun Shrimp Alfredo Pasta

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Ingredients

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4 SERVINGS
  • 8 oz. pasta (I used linguine, use whatever you like)
  • 1 lb. shrimp (shelled)
  • 2 tsp. olive oil
  • 3 tsp. Cajun seasoning
  • 2 Tbsp. unsalted butter
  • 2 cloves garlic (minced)
  • 2 Tbsp. all-purpose flour
  • 1 3/4 cups milk (I used 2%)
  • 1/2 tsp. dried thyme
  • 1/2 tsp. dried oregano
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. 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(24)

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    Kathleen Joyner 5 months ago
    Pretty decent. I think the next time I will make my own Cajun seasoning. I went non-skinny and used whipping cream.
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    Audrey 5 months ago
    Excellent - I used McCormick Cajun seasoning.
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    White 6 months ago
    Did not care for this. Not a whole lot of flavor.
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    Jones 7 months ago
    pretty goo. 3 tbsp of cajun was maybe a bit much but very flavorful
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    Allan 8 months ago
    this was fantastic, I used heavy whipping cream and added a bit more cajun seasoning to the sauce though.
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    Journey 10 months ago
    Very good one of our favs
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    Kim Palmer a year ago
    This was quick and delicious.
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    Vollick a year 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.
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    clancy a year 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!
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    Amy a year ago
    pretty good just too much sauce for the amout of pasta
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    Basia Behnke a year ago
    Delicious and easy to make, even with oat milk. Next time I might add some greens like peas. Will definitely make again.
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    Tyler D. a year ago
    very good, will definitely make it again.
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    Vaughn Deary a year ago
    It turned out so well
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    Elan Kesilman a year ago
    It was delicious and easy to make!
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    Carter Speidel a year ago
    I didn’t have milk and used cream and water instead so it was a little heavy but it’s delicious either way
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    Allbee 2 years ago
    Fantastic. I will use the base sauce on lots of other recipes!
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    Alex 2 years ago
    Turned out really good would make this again!!!
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    Chelsea Malnar 3 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.
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    Brande T. 3 years ago
    Great! Was quick to make.
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    Elizabeth D. 4 years ago
    Delicious! Fast and easy to prepare .
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    CJ Bienia 4 years ago
    very simple but delicious
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    Kristi 5 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!
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    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!
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    Pat F. 7 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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