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Prawn and chorizo pasta

12
9
9
SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
30 min
Prep
15 min
Cook
15 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Easy
A spicy, Spanish-inspired seafood dish that’s full of juicy tomatoes and fragrant herbs.

Ingredients

Pasta

200 g, spiral

Chorizo sausage

100 g, coarsely chopped

Olive oil

2 tsp

Brown onion

1 medium, finely chopped

Prawns

600 g, peeled

Lemon juice

60 ml

Canned diced tomatoes

400 g

Butter beans, canned, drained and rinsed

1 can(s), 400g size can

Fresh basil

2 tbs, torn leaves

Fresh flat-leaf parsley

1 tbs, finely chopped

Instructions

  1. Cook pasta in a large saucepan of boiling salted water following packet instructions, or until just tender. Drain and return to pan.
  2. Meanwhile, heat a large non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat. Add chorizo and cook, stirring, for 5 minutes or until browned. Drain on paper towel and drain fat from pan.
  3. Reheat pan over medium heat. Add oil, then onion and cook, stirring, for 5 minutes or until softened. Add prawns and cook over high heat for 2 minutes or until prawns change colour and are just cooked. Add juice, tomatoes, butter beans and chorizo, stirring until heated through, then toss into pasta with basil and parsley.

Notes

SERVING SUGGESTION: Mixed green leaf salad on the side. TIP: Try using chickpeas or lentils instead of butter beans.