Veggie Shrimp Pasta

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Diabetic Seafoods Recipes

Try this veggie shrimp pasta for a new lunch or dinner idea.

Made with whole wheat spaghetti, shrimp and other ingredients like paprika, cannellini beans, garlic, diced tomatoes , you can stir fry these together into a tasty and healthy dinner for the whole family. 

What is great about recipe you can add any vegetable that you like to change the favorites.

By adding crushed red pepper and minced garlic this will really spice it up and add flavor to this shrimp recipe.

How to Make Veggie Shrimp Pasta

This shrimp recipe is full of flavor.

This meal is higher in calories but it’s sure to fill you up with the pasta, veggie and shrimps.

This recipe also works well with other seafood, like crab meat, scallops or your favorite seafood.


6 oz whole wheat spaghetti

6 oz shelled deveined shrimp

1/2 tsp smoked paprika

1/2 tbs olive oil

Half of a 15 oz can cannellini beans, drained

2 cloves garlic, crushed

Half of a 15 oz can diced tomatoes

1/4 tsp crushed red pepper

1/4 cup parsley, chopped


Heat pot of salted water to boiling. 

Cook pasta as label directs. 

Reserve 1/2 cup pasta cooking water. 

In bowl, stir together shrimp and 1/4 tsp paprika, set aside. 

In skillet, heat oil. Add beans and garlic. Cook until garlic is golden. 

ADD tomatoes, red pepper, remaining paprika and salt. Cook until tomatoes begin to release their juices. 

Add shrimp, cook until cooked through. 

Drain pasta, return to pot. 

Add shrimp mixture, parsley and pasta water, toss until combined, then SERVE...

Cooking Times

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Cooking Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 35 minutes 

SourceThe Diabetes Food and Nutrition Bible

Nutritional Information Per Serving 

Calories 297.3

Total Fat 4.0 g

Saturated Fat 0.6 g

Polyunsaturated Fat 0.5 g

Monounsaturated Fat 0.3 g

Cholesterol 147.3 mg

Sodium 407.1 mg

Potassium 218.5 mg

Total Carbohydrate 38.0 g

Dietary Fiber 5.1 g

Sugars 5.0 g

Protein 27.4 g

Here is a another super healthy veggie shrimps.

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