• prep: 10 min
  • cook: 15 min
  • total: 25 min
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  • Summary

    This spicy cajun shrimp pasta recipe is super easy to prepare. It is great for a quick, healthy and delicious weeknight dinner.

    Ingredients

    • 5.5 oz pasta of choice
    • 1 tsp avocado oil
    • 0.5 lb shrimp (deveined, cleaned and tail removed)
    • 1 tbsp cajun seasoning
    • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil (half for the shrimp marinade, half for the sauce)
    • 1 cup cherry tomatoes (halved)
    • 2 garlic cloves (minced)
    • ½ - 1 chile pepper (minced)
    • 1 cup tomato passata (or tomato sauce)
    • ¼ cup half and half (or heavy cream)
    • 1 tsp chili powder
    • salt and pepper (to taste)
    • 2 handfuls baby spinach
    • parmesan cheese (optional) (for garnish)

    Instructions

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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