Is it just me or is there a lot that goes into returning from vacation? Its almost like I need another one. Between unpacking, laundry, grocery shopping, decorating for fall and returning to the gym and work, I have been one busy girl. But alas, I still need to eat. I just need to do it quickly. This super easy yet deliciously nutty sesame shrimp and spinach noodle dish helped me do just that.
Remembering my recipe for Sauteed Spinach with Toasted Sesame Seeds , I began to think that spinach, sesame seeds and sesame oil would be a great addition to pasta. Throw in some shrimp and you have a delightfully quick, easy and filling main dish.
A couple of tips: Be careful not to over cook the noodles as they can get a little mushy. If you find that the noodles are starting to stick together before you add them to the shrimp mixture simply run some cool water over the top. Just be sure to strain them well. Enjoy!
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My name is Des. I’m a Mom to Kellan and Preston. Wife to Ryan. Dog mom to Pumpkin and lover of all things food. Whether it is cooking it, eating it, shopping for it or watching TV about it, food is one of my favorite things. Read more »
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