Herbed Seafood Pasta

Herbed Seafood Pasta

Southern Living NOVEMBER 2004

  • Yield: Makes 4 servings


  • 1 (16-ounce) package fettuccine
  • 1/2 pound unpeeled medium-size shrimp
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 5 1/2 tablespoons Herb-Pesto Butter, divided
  • 1/2 pound large sea scallops
  • 6 green onions, cut into 2-inch strips
  • 1 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese, divided


Prepare pasta according to package directions; drain and set aside. Keep warm.

Peel shrimp, and devein, if desired.

Heat olive oil and 2 tablespoons Herb-Pesto Butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add shrimp, scallops, and green onions; cook, stirring often, 3 to 5 minutes or just until shrimp turn pink. Stir in 2 more tablespoons Herb-Pesto Butter. Remove seafood mixture from skillet, and keep warm.

Melt remaining 1 1/2 tablespoons Herb-Pesto Butter in skillet; remove from heat. Add warm pasta and 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese, tossing to coat. Divide pasta mixture evenly between 4 pasta bowls; top evenly with seafood mixture and remaining 1/2 cup cheese. Serve immediately.


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