This time we have prepared some magnificent Spaghetti with prawns for which we have used wholegrain spaghetti, since they have more fiber and satisfy us more than traditional pasta. Spaghetti with shrimp and tomato are a very simple and very common recipe in Italian cuisine. They can also be accompanied by other seafood such as mussels or clams.
To make these spaghetti with frozen shrimp we have cooked the pasta in the cooking water of the prawns, which gives it a more intense and authentic flavor. Don't miss out on this free Recipes super plate that is prepared in just 15 minutes!
2 diners 15m Main course Low difficulty Additional features: Cheap cost, Popular in Spring-Summer, Little spicy, Ideal to accompany with white wine, Boiled, Italian recipes Ingredients:
- 6 prawns
- 200 grams of wholegrain spaghetti
- 2 cloves of garlic
- 3 tomato
- 1 jet of olive oil
- 1 pinch of salt
- 1 pinch of ground black pepper
Steps to follow to make this recipe: 1
We are going to start by peeling and cutting the garlic into sheets. We brown the garlic in a frying pan with olive oil and add the tomatoes, peeled and cut into small squares. Season with salt and pepper and cook for 6 minutes over low heat.
Meanwhile, in a pot with boiling water and salt, we cook the prawns for a couple of minutes to defrost them. We remove the shrimp from the pot but we do not throw the cooking water because we are going to cook the whole spaghetti in the same water.
Trick: The cooking time of spaghetti depends on the manufacturer's instructions.
Peel the prawnsWe cut them into pieces if they are very large and add them to the garlic and tomato sauce. Let them cook for 1 more minute and remove from the heat.
Add the spaghetti cooked to the sofrito, we rectify with salt if necessary and add a splash of the cooking water to make them juicier. We move well so that the flavors are integrated.
These wholegrain spaghetti with shrimp they can be served with a little chopped fresh parsley on top and they are delicious. If you want to know similar recipes, you can prepare the noodles with squid, and make a green salad to accompany.
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