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Creamy shrimp alfredo pasta

Lazy way , use your favorite jars of Alfredo sauce. For a 1 lbs of fettuccine pasta use two jars. Vegetables can also be added in. This is a quick easy Peezy recipe.

Ingredients

  1. 1 lb peeled and deveined shrimp
  2. 1/2 lb fettuccine pasta
  3. 2 garlic cloves
  4. 1/4 tsp red crushed pepper optional
  5. 1 cup heavy cream
  6. 3 tbsp butter
  7. 1/4 cup parmesan cheese
  8. 1/4 tsp paprika
  9. to taste salt and pepper

Steps

  1. Season the shrimp with salt, pepper, and paprika.

  2. Heat a large skillet with high sides over medium-high heat and add some oil.

  3. Cook the shrimp for 1-2 minutes on each side.

  4. Remove the shrimp from the skillet and set aside.

  5. Add butter, garlic, and red crushed pepper to the skillet and cook until fragrant.

  6. Add the heavy cream and parmesan cheese. Reduce the heat to low and cook for 10 minutes or until the sauce thickens.

  7. Season the sauce with salt and pepper.

  8. Stir in the cooked fettuccine and shrimp, add more parmesan cheese, garnish with fresh parsley if desired and enjoy!

  9. NOTES
    If you want to use the entire box of fettuccine (1 lb) use 2 cups of heavy cream and 1/2 cup of parmesan cheese.

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