Linguini with Shrimp and Tomato Hazelnut Pesto

READY IN: 30mins
Mr-Mom
Top Review by Sackville

I can honestly say this is one of the best recipes I've had in a long time. If I could give it more than five stars I would! For one thing, it was easy and quick to make but tasted and looked like you'd spent a long time on it. I would definitely serve this to company. Also, I've made lots of pesto sauces but the sundried tomatoes and hazelnuts gave it a special touch. Finally, it reheated well and was even better the next day for lunch, after the flavours had some time to sink in. A lovely dish in every way.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Make pesto: Place, sundried tomatoes, parsley, basil, hazelnuts, parmesan cheese, garlic, salt and pepper in a food processor and process until smooth.
  2. Add olive oil and continue processing for about 15 seconds, or until combined; set aside.
  3. Cook linguini according to package directions.
  4. Meanwhile, heat salted water in a medium-large sauce pan to boiling.
  5. Add shrimp and boil 2 minutes, or until they become opaque.
  6. Toss linguini, shrimp, mushrooms and pesto together in a large bowl, and stir to combine.
  7. Serve with freshly grated parmesan cheese, chopped parsley and crusty french bread.
  8. Don't forget the wine!

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