Parmesan Lemon Shrimp Linguine
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Serves: 4
 
Parmesan Lemon Shrimp Linguine is a light pasta recipe made with whole wheat linguine, fresh tomatoes, garlic, green onion and shrimp in a lemon butter sauce for an easy 20 minute dinner full of flavor!
Ingredients
  • 8 oz. whole wheat linguine (1/2 box)
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 4 Tbsp. butter
  • ½ c. diced green onions
  • 1 Tbsp. diced garlic
  • 1 lb raw shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 3 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 c. shredded Parmesan
Instructions
  1. In a large pot of salted water, cook the whole wheat pasta to al dente. Drain and toss with olive oil.
  2. Meanwhile, while the pasta is cooking, in a large skillet over medium heat, saute the green onions in garlic in the butter for 3 minutes. Add the shrimp and cook until they are pink and opaque. Add the lemon juice and tomatoes to the pan and cook for 1 minute, just until the tomatoes are heated through.
  3. Remove from the heat and toss everything with the pasta. Top with the Parmesan and serve immediately.
Recipe by The Creative Bite at http://www.thecreativebite.com/parmesan-lemon-shrimp-linguine/