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Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta!

This is one of my family’s favorite foods and what makes it even better?
IT’S READY IN LESS THAN 20 MINUTES!
DELICIOUS SEASONED SHRIMP IN AN INCREDIBLE CREAM SAUCE!

Ingredients

1 pound of spaghetti or your favorite pasta of choice.
1 1/2 pounds of medium shrimp, peeled and deveined (or 1 pound of boneless, chopped chicken)
1 1/2 tablespoons of olive oil
3 cloves of garlic, minced
3 teaspoons of paprika
1 tablespoon of fresh parsley

Black pepper to taste


For the sauce
1/2 cup Hellmans mayonnaise
1/2 cup of Thai sweet chili sauce (on the Asian island)
2 cloves garlic, minced
2 tablespoons of lime juice
1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
1/2 tablespoon onion powder

Mayonnaise can be replaced by plain yoghurt, cream, cream cheese or even sour cream.

Instructions

In a large bowl, mix all the “sauce” ingredients together and set aside.
Cook the pasta, drain it.
Put the raw shrimp OR chicken in a medium bowl, add the paprika, 3 cloves of garlic, pepper
In a large skillet, over medium-high heat, add the raw coated shrimp OR chicken.
Stir constantly while cooking until no longer pink – about 10 minutes
Take it out of the fire and put it aside.
In a large bowl, combine pasta, shrimp, chicken and sauce and stir well.
ENJOY!

Adapted from www.skinnymom.com