Creamy Mediterranean Shrimp Pasta

Creamy Mediterranean Shrimp Pasta

PREP

15mins 

COOK

15mins 

SERVES

4 people
Dressing this savoury hot pasta salad with Hellmann’s® Mayonnaise adds creaminess and gives it a tangy twist.

INGREDIENTS

  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) Hellmann's® Real Mayonnaise or Hellmann's® 1/2 the Fat mayonnaise-type dressing
  • 2 Tbsp. (30 mL) lemon juice
  • 1/4 tsp. (1 mL) salt
  • 1/4 tsp. (1 mL) ground black pepper
  • 2 cups (500 mL) rotini pasta or other chunky pasta shape
  • 1/2 red bell pepper, cut in strips
  • 1/2 green bell pepper, cut in strips
  • 3/4 lb. (375 g) uncooked shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 cups (500 mL) fresh mushrooms, halved or quartered
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 Tbsp. (15 mL) olive oil
  • 1/3 cup (75 mL) fresh basil leaves
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) pitted kalamata olives

  1. Amount per Serving
Title Amount per Serving
Energy 0.0
Total Fat 0.0 g
Saturated Fat 0.0 g
Carbohydrate excl. fibre 0.0 g
Sugars 0.0 g
Fibre 0.0 g
Protein 0.0 g

METHOD

  1. In a small bowl, combine Hellmann's® Real Mayonnaise, lemon juice and salt and pepper; set aside. Cook rotini pasta according to package directions.

  2. In a large wok or skillet, saute the red pepper, green pepper, shrimp, mushrooms and garlic in olive oil until tender, about 5 minutes. Remove from stove and stir in basil and olives.

  3. Stir in drained hot pasta and mayonnaise mixture. Serve immediately.