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Zesty Spiced Shrimp Recipe

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Zesty Spiced Shrimp Recipe

Zesty Spiced Shrimp


1¼ cups chicken broth
10 medium pitted black olives, finely chopped
¾ teaspoon red pepper flakes
2 Tablespoons lemon juice
1 teaspoon dried rosemary
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 Tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
1 teaspoon paprika
¾ teaspoon salt
¼ teaspoon pepper
2 pounds uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 pound gemelli pasta (twisted pasta, we used a popular blue box brand)


1. Cook gemelli according to package directions.

2. While pasta is cooking, combine all ingredients except the shrimp and pasta in a large nonstick frying pan.

3. Bring to a boil; cook until mixture is reduced by half.

4. Add shrimp. Simmer, uncovered, for 3 to 5 minutes or until shrimp turn pink, stirring occasionally.

5. Serve over cooked pasta.

Makes 8 servings

Nutrition Information:

1 serving (½ cup shrimp with sauce and 1 cup cooked gemelli) equals:

312 calories
3 g fat (0 grams saturated fat)
139 mg cholesterol, 498 mg sodium
45 grams carbohydrate
2 grams fiber
26 grams protein

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