Pesto Shrimp Recipe

Fresh shrimp prepared in a pesto mixture and tossed with hot noodles.
  • Prep time: 2 minutes
  • Chill/Cook time: 5 minutes
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  • Servings: 4-6

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  • Simmer


Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat; add shrimp. Sauté shrimp for 2-3 minutes or until just starting to turn pink. Stir in prepared pesto; continuing sautéing until shrimp is pink, about 2 more minutes. Serve shrimp on a bed of pasta.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Last minute seafood meal...always fantastic This recipe is a standard in my house, and everyone loves it. Living near the water, we always have seafood on hand and this recipe works with it all. Sometimes I saute the shrimp or scallops in white wine not just oil.
Date published: 2017-08-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So delicious and so easy I have always loved Dried Tomato and Garlic Pesto and this is a delicious way to enjoy it.
Date published: 2016-05-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Absolutely delicious I make this all the time, my husbands favorite. I add lemon juice then mix with olive oil before baking. Comes out perfect every time and I serve it over quinoa!
Date published: 2016-04-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy, fast & delicious My entire family loved this recipe. Bonus - it's incredibly quick and easy to make. I'll definitely make this dish again. It's a family favorite!
Date published: 2015-12-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Pesto Shrimp This was so good I will definitely make it again!!
Date published: 2015-09-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic shrimp Love this spice on shrimp! So versatile and delicious.
Date published: 2015-08-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easiest Recipe Ever! I made this recipe in a flash and boy was it yummy! My family loved it!
Date published: 2015-08-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simple and Fast We live this recipe. We make it often because we are busy as it is ready in just a few minutes.
Date published: 2015-08-15
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