Asian Shrimp With Pasta

Serves: 6

Nutrition Information Per Serving:

calories total fat sat fat protein fiber sodium (mg) carbs ww pts
292 6 1 24 5 517 36 6

recipe ingredients
1 pound unpeeled, medium-size shrimp
1 (9-ounce) package refrigerated angel hair pasta
1/4 cup lite soy sauce
1/4 cup seasoned rice wine vinegar
2 teaspoons sesame oil
6 green onions, chopped
1 cup frozen sweet green peas, thawed
3/4 cup shredded carrots
1 (8-ounce) can sliced water chestnuts, drained
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
2 tablespoons minced fresh ginger
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 teaspoon vegetable oil
2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
2 tablespoons chopped unsalted dry-roasted peanuts

recipe directions
Peel shrimp, and devein, if desired. Set shrimp aside.

Prepare pasta according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Drain and place in a large bowl or on a platter.

Stir together soy sauce, vinegar, and sesame oil. Drizzle over pasta. Add green onions and next 4 ingredients to pasta; toss.

Sauté ginger and garlic in hot vegetable oil 1 to 2 minutes. (Do not brown.) Add shrimp, lime juice, and pepper; cook 3 to 5 minutes or just until shrimp turn pink. Add shrimp mixture to pasta mixture, and toss. Sprinkle with nuts.

Serve immediately.


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Posts By 3FC

    absolutely delicious!!! a little less pepper though, and the water chestnuts need to be sauteed with the garlic and ginger to soften them up