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WOW, WOW, WOW!!! 6 Days until Christmas!!! I can NOT believe it!! I KNOW that I have said this before BUT I CAN NOT believe it!!!! :0
Tonight I am sharing ANOTHER one of my EASY, QUICK and AWESOME recipes!!! I found this one when I was in the Junior League of Houston a friend of mine gave me one of their cookbooks, Stop and Smell the Rosemary!! We have found SEVERAL family favorites in this book!!! It is a great cookbook to have in your collection!!!
Penne a'la Vodka
7 tablespoons unsalted butter
3/4 tsp crushed red pepper flakes
3/4 cup vodka (Russian or Polish)
2 cups canned pureed or crushed Italian tomatoes
3/4 cup heavy whipping cream
1 tsp seasoned salt
1 pound penne pasta, cooked al dente
4 ounces Parmesan cheese, freshly grated
8 fresh basil leaves, chopped
1 pound of boiled shrimp, cooked
Melt butter in large skillet. Stir in pepper flakes and vodka. Simmer 2 minutes. Stir in tomatoes and cream. simmer 5 minutes. Add seasoned salt and stir well. Lower heat and gently stir in pasta and shrimp. Add Parmesan. Pour into serving bowls and toss with basil, and serve immediately!!!
ENJOY!!!!! I LOVE this recipe!!!
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