Discover our simple shrimp-penne pasta recipe. With a saucy feta cheese dressing, our Asparagus & Shrimp Penne Pasta is unlike most pasta dishes.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 6 servings
1 bunch (1 lb.) asparagus spears, cut into 1-inch pieces
1/2 cup prepared GOOD SEASONS Garlic & Herb Dressing Mix, divided
1 lb. uncooked deveined peeled medium shrimp
1 large red pepper, cut into thin strips
2 cups penne pasta or ziti pasta, uncooked
1 pkg. (4 oz.) ATHENOS Traditional Feta Cheese
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Let's Make It
Cook asparagus in 1 Tbsp. of the prepared dressing in large nonstick skillet on medium heat 3 minutes, stirring frequently. Add shrimp and red pepper; cover. Cook 5 minutes or until shrimp turn pink and vegetables are crisp-tender, stirring occasionally.
Meanwhile, cook pasta as directed on package.
Drain pasta; place in large serving bowl. Add remaining dressing, asparagus mixture and cheese; toss lightly. Serve immediately or cover and refrigerate until chilled.
Stand fresh asparagus spears upright in a container filled with about 1 inch of water. Cover with a plastic bag and refrigerate for up to 3 days.
Looking to include more whole grains in your diet? Then use whole-wheat pasta in this Greek-inspired main dish.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 15g
Saturated Fat 4g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 28g
Dietary Fibers 2g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
6 servings, about 1-1/2 cups each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.