Food & Recipes
Quick and Easy Seafood Pasta in Olive Oil
Have you ever had those nights where you need to fix a quick dinner without all the hassle? This quick and easy Seafood Pasta in Olive Oil is your go-to solution. It's good enough to serve unexpected guests and easy enough to cook in under just 20 minutes. It's a simple, low-carb dish which consists mainly of pasta and sauteed with seafood and spices.
- 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
- 1 garlic, finely minced
- seafood of choice (shrimp, squid)
- 500 grams long pasta
- 1/2 cup parsley, chopped
- 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
- 1/2 cup basil, minced
- 3-4 pieces ripe tomatoes, chopped
- 1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese (optional)
- salt to taste
- Cook pasta in a large pot. Set aside.
- In a pan, heat olive oil and saute garlic and tomatoes over low heat.
- Add seafood and cook for 5 minutes over medium heat or until cooked.
- Once the seafood is cook, add pasta and toss. Add olive oil if necessary.
- Add ground black pepper.
- Add basil and parsley.
- Add salt to taste.
- Once cooked, remove from heat.
- Top with parmesan.
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