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Penne Rigate Recipes

Shrimp, Almond & Feta Salad

Course
Main Dish
Servings
Makes 6 Servings
Prep Time
15 minutes
Cooking Time
17 minutes
Total Time
32 minutes
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Made with

Dreamfields®
Penne Rigate

Ingredients

  • 1 box Dreamfields Penne Rigate
  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil (add an additional teaspoon)
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1 cup almonds slivered
  • 1 tablespoon fennel seeds
  • 12 ounces extra small shrimp cooked & peeled (defrostif frozen)
  • 1/2 cup carrots shredded finely (or rainbow carrots)
  • 1/2 cup dried apricots chopped
  • 4 ouces crumbled feta cheese

Directions

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions. Place pasta in large bowl.
  2. In small bowl, whisk together 1/2 cup of the oil and the balsamic vinegar. Add to pasta; toss to coat well.
  3. Heat remaining 1 teaspoon oil in large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add almonds; cook and stir 3 minutes. Add fennel seeds; cook and stir 2 minutes. Transfer to medium bowl; set aside.
  4. Add shrimp and carrots to skillet. Cook and stir 1 to 2 minutes, or until shrimp are opaque.
  5. Add shrimp and reserved almond mixture to pasta; toss to coat well. Add apricots and feta; toss gently to combine. Serve immediately or chilled.

Nutrition Facts

630 Calories

63g Carbohydrates

6g Saturated Fat

620mg Sodium

34g Fat

25g Protein

110mg Cholesterol

9g Dietary Fiber

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