Main Dishes

Cajun Seafood Pasta Recipe

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Try this seafood pasta recipe with a Cajun twist. It turns a classic creamy pasta dish into something new with a zesty blend of spices.

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1 pound dry linguine pasta
2 cups heavy whipping cream
1 tablespoon fresh basil, chopped
1 tablespoon fresh thyme, minced
1 tablespoon fresh parsley
1 cup chopped green onion
1 teaspoon salt
Freshly ground black pepper to taste
1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
1/2 pound shrimp, peeled and deveined
1/2 pound sea scallops, sliced horizontally
3/4 cup shredded swiss cheese
1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil and cook the pasta for 9 minutes according to the package instruction. Meanwhile, pour the cream into a large skillet. Cook over medium heat until it just starts...
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Nutritions

Calories
598

Sodium
1454mg
60% DV

Fat
47g
73% DV

Protein
25g
51% DV

Carbs
11g
3% DV

Fiber
5g
20% DV

Skip store-bought cans, because you can't beat the sweet, savory and smoky taste of homemade baked beans with bacon and molasses. The old-fashioned beans cook slowly in the oven for hours, developing a rich, thick sauce. Baked beans from scratch are the perfect side dish for your next cookout or potluck, and a simple lunch or dinner entrée when paired with cornbread or Boston brown bread!

1 lb. dried navy or Great Northern beans
1/2 lb. bacon
1 medium onion
1/2 c ketchup
3/4 c molasses
2 T apple cider vinegar
2 t dry mustard
2 c chicken broth
kosher salt and black pepper
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  • Place beans in a large bowl or pot. Cover with water by 2 inches. Cover and let stand overnight. Drain and rinse the beans.
  • Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water (about 1...
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Nutritions

Calories
461

Sodium
983mg
40% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
73g
24% DV

Fiber
8g
34% DV