Spicy Shrimp Fettucine, photo by Santiago Gomez de la FuentePhoto by Santiago Gomez de la Fuente
Cuisine: Fusion
Prep Time: 25 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 8 servings
You can enjoy this delicious dish hot, or cold in the summer as a pasta salad.

To me, pasta is always a good idea, especially when there is a spicy touch to it. Dare to give this Spicy Shrimp Fettucine a shot. It's perfect when paired with a glass of white wine!

Ingredients

  • 1 box fettuccine pasta
  • 5 oz cilantro leaves
  • 5 oz sliced almonds
  • 14 oz virgin olive oil
  • 1 serrano chile seeded and charred
  • 1/2 lb shrimp peeled
  • 1 jalapeño chile seeded and charred
  • 3 small cloves garlic chopped
  • salt to taste

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Directions

  1. Bring a large pot of water to a boil with a pinch of salt, cook the pasta according to the directions on the box and drain.
  2. While the pasta is cooking, combine in the blender at the lowest level the almonds, serrano chile, jalapeño chile and the garlics, blend until paste forms and add the cilantro blend for 10 more seconds and reserve.
  3. In a saucepan put 2 tbsp virgin olive oil, cook the shrimp for 3 minutes at medium heat and once they change color add the pesto mix from the blender.
  4. Add the cooked and drained pasta to the shrimp and mix well. Enjoy!
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