Cajun Shrimp Linguine

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READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Chef mariajane

Spicy Cajun flavours kick up this easy cream sauce. Look for smiled sausages where they sell bacon and other deli meats in the grocery store.

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  1. In a bowl, toss shrimp and paprika together to coat; set aside.
  2. Heat a large non-stick over medium-high heat. Pan-fry sausage slices for about 4 minutes or until golden brown; transfer to a plate. Wipe our skillet with a paper towel. In a small bowl, whisk flour into cream and add water.
  3. Return skillet to medium-high heat and add cream mixture along with garlic, thyme and cayenne pepper. Bring to a boil and add shrimp; simmer for about 4 minutes until shrimp are pink and firm. Return sausages tor skillert and warm through.
  4. Meanwhile, in a large pot of boiling salted water, cook linguine for about 3 minutes or until tender but firm. Drain well and add to skillet. Cook, stirring, on low heat for about 2 minutes or until sauce coats pasta well.
  5. Serve in shallow soup bowls and sprinkle with green onion.
  6. TIP: If the smoked sausages are spicy, reduce cayenne pepper to 1/8 teaspoons.

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