Dinner for Two

Blackened Shrimp Pasta

Total Cooking Time 15-25
Yield 2
1 ratings


  • 12 ounces shrimp, cleaned and seasoned
  • 3 ounces onion, diced
  • 1 tablespoon garlic, minced
  • 16 ounces Alfredo sauce
  • 16 ounces penne pasta, cooked
  • 2 ounces Parmesan cheese, shredded
  • 2 tablespoons green onion, bias cut
  • 1 tablespoon parsley
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil


  1. Heat vegetable oil in a large skillet on medium-high; add the onion and garlic to the skillet and sauté for 2 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  2. Add the shrimp and cook until they are firm.
  3. Add the Alfredo sauce to the skillet and stir.
  4. Reduce heat to medium and simmer the sauce for minutes, stirring continuously to keep the sauce from sticking.
  5. Add the penne pasta and simmer for an additional 3-4 minutes.
  6. Chop parsley.
  7. Carefully plate the pasta. Garnish each plate with green onion and parsley.