Marinated Shrimp With Angel-hair Pasta

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 45 mins
Cook 20 mins

"Scampi Marinati con Capellini" from The Lighter Side of Italy - the clean, crisp marinade of white wine, lemon, and dijon make this a perfect summer dinner with a green salad and glass of white wine. :o) Marinade can be made a few days ahead and stored in fridge. Prep time includes marinating time.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In medium non-metallic bowl, combine shrimp with all remaining ingredients except pasta.
  2. Marinate at room temp for 30 minutes.
  3. Drain shrimp and reserve marinade.
  4. Place reserved marinade in lg skillet and bring to boil over med-high heat; cook until reduced to 1/2 cup.
  5. While marinade is reducing, bring 8 cups water to boil; prepare to do next two steps simultaneously (will want to wait until sauce is nearly reduced to put pasta into boiling water).
  6. Cook pasta until tender-firm, approx 3-4 minute.
  7. As soon as pasta is placed in boiling water, add shrimp back into simmering marinade, so that pasta and shrimp are cooking at same time.
  8. Toss shrimp continuously in marinade until hot, firm, and opaque; do not overcook!
  9. Drain pasta and place on warm platter; top with shrimp and marinade.
  10. Serve at once.
Most Helpful

Yum! This is light, tasty and easy. I'm not sure you even need to marinate the shrimp, as there is plenty of flavor going on here. Thx Winkki

Monstr September 09, 2004