Easy and packed with protein! Add spring vegetables and herbs for fresh taste - Recipe and photo courtesy of CHOW
1 pound KAMUT® Brand khorasan wheat spaghetti
3 tablespoons olive oil
4 medium garlic cloves, minced
1 pound rock shrimp or small shrimp, peeled and deveined
1/4 cup dry white wine
1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
3 tablespoons finely chopped fresh Italian parsley
1 teaspoon lemon zest
Parmesan cheese, for garnish
Bring a large pot of heavily salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook according to the package directions. Drain, reserving 1 1/2 cups of the cooking liquid.
Meanwhile, heat 2 tablespoons of the oil in a large frying pan over medium-high heat. When it simmers, add garlic and shrimp and season with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Cook, stirring rarely, until shrimp are cooked through and slightly browned, about 2 to 3 minutes. Carefully add wine and scrape up any browned bits from the bottom of the pan. When the alcohol smell has cooked off, about 30 seconds, add red pepper flakes and lemon juice and stir to combine.
Add reserved pasta, reserved cooking liquid, remaining 1 tablespoon oil, parsley, and lemon zest to the pan and stir to combine. Season with salt and freshly ground black pepper and serve topped with Parmesan cheese.
Variation: Add chopped spring vegetables and herbs such as asparagus, arugula, baby carrots, spinach, and/or basil to add fresh flavor.
http://www.chow.com/recipes/27487-shrimp-lemon-and-herb-kamut-spaghettiOriginal post here.