Total Time: 20 minutes

Spaghetti with shrimp classic recipe with basic ingredients great example of how simple and quick can be so good too.


Ingredients for 4 people:

  • 1 pound spaghetti
  • 6 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 cloves of garlic chopped
  • hot pepper flakes as you like
  • 3/4 pound medium shrimp cleaned
  • 1/2 cup white wine
  • 3 tablespoons fresh parsley chopped



Using a large deep pan, on moderate heat, put oil garlic pepper flakes, shrimp and cook for about 2 minutes tossing shrimp. Add wine, raise heat to medium and let evaporate about 2 minutes. Add salt and half of the parsley.

Toss cooked spaghetti in the pan with shrimp adding the rest of the parsley. Mix well, turn heat off and serve.


Note: mostly any long pasta will do. Put the garlic whole and eliminate it, if you prefer.

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