Light Fettuccine Alfredo with Shrimp Recipe

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Submitted by sphswm

Makes 6 servings



Light creamy alfredo sauce with shrimp

Recipe Ingredients for Light Fettuccine Alfredo with Shrimp

16 oz Fettuccine
2 cups 1% Milk
1 tbsp Corn Starch
1 tbsp all purpose flour
1 tbsp Unsalted Butter
1 medium Onion
1/2 tsp Salt
3/4 tsp Pepper
1/2 cup Parmesan Cheese
3 tbsp Fresh Parsley
1 lb Shrimp

Recipe Directions for Light Fettuccine Alfredo with Shrimp

  1. Boil a large pot of salted water. Add pasta and cook according to package directions, stirring occasionally, until al dente.

  2. While pasta cooks, make the sauce: In a bowl, stir together milk, cornstarch and flour. Melt butter in a large, nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add onion and shrimp and cook, stirring, until shrimp are pink and onion is translucent, about 6 minutes. Stir mixture again, then add to onion/shrimp in pan. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Cook, stirring, until sauce is thick and creamy, about 4 minutes.

  3. Drain pasta and add to sauce, tossing well. Sprinkle with cheese and toss again. Divide among 4 plates, sprinkle with parsley and more cheese, then serve warm.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 267.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
399
Calories from Fat
69
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.7g
12%
Saturated Fat
3.7g
18%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
219mg
73%
Sodium
562mg
23%
Potassium
448mg
13%
Total Carbohydrates
50.3g
17%
Dietary Fiber
0.5g
2%
Sugars
5.1g
Protein
30.7g
Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 9%
Calcium 24% Iron 29%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
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