Shrimp and Orzo With Cherry Tomatoes and Parmesan Cheese

Recipe by Marie
READY IN: 35mins
SERVES: 2-4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cook the pasta according to package directions.
  • While pasta cooks, heat 1 tablespoon oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  • Sprinkle 1/2 teaspoon of salt and 1/8 teaspoon of black pepper evenly over shrimp.
  • Add shrimp to pan; cook 1 1/2 minutes on each side or until done.
  • Remove from pan.
  • Add remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil to pan.
  • Add onion, garlic, and red pepper; cook 2 minutes, stirring frequently.
  • Add tomatoes, and cook 3 minutes or until tomatoes begin to soften, stirring occasionally.
  • Stir in pasta and shrimp; cook 1 minute or until thoroughly heated.
  • Remove from heat, and stir in 1/4 teaspoon salt, 1/8 teaspoon black pepper, cheese, and basil.
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