Macaroni with shrimp, tomato, and nectarine

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Late summer is such a good time to cook. Make this recipe when tomatoes and nectarines are at their best. I’ll let these ingredients speak for themselves!

 

Difficulty: Easy

Time: 15 min. preparation time, 0 min. baking time

Nutrition: Calories ca 805 / Protein 49g / Carbohydr. 125g / Fat 11g

Ingredients (2 servings)

300 gmacaroni
250 gshrimp
5tomatoes
2nectarines
1 clovegarlic
10 leavesbasil
salt
pepper
vegetable oil for frying
olive oil for serving

Utensils

frying pan, large saucepan, large bowl, box grater, cooking spoon, knife, small bowl, chopping board

Wine Tip

Bordeaux blanc
The light yet elegant nature of this dish deserves a wine of similar quality. A Bordeaux blanc, with its crisp, bone-dry structure and floral aromatics, wonderfully complements the nectarine, basil, and shrimp.

Step 1

Macaroni with shrimp, tomato, and nectarine

Cook macaroni in a large saucepan of salted boiling water for approx. 8 – 10 min., according to package instructions. Drain and set aside.

large saucepan

300 g macaroni

Step 2

Macaroni with shrimp, tomato, and nectarine

Meanwhile, grate tomatoes on box grater, using the side with the large holes. Discard skins and stems.

large bowl, box grater

5 tomatoes

Step 3

Macaroni with shrimp, tomato, and nectarine

Grate nectarines into the same bowl, discarding the pits. Season with salt and pepper.

2 nectarines / salt / pepper

Step 4

Macaroni with shrimp, tomato, and nectarine

Finely mince garlic. Thinly slice basil. Peel shrimp, devein if necessary.

cutting board, knife, small bowl

1 clove garlic / 10 leaves basil / 250 g shrimp

Step 5

Macaroni with shrimp, tomato, and nectarine

Sauté shrimp and garlic in some vegetable oil at medium-high heat for approx. 1 – 2 min. on each side. Remove from heat.

frying pan, cooking spoon

vegetable oil for frying

Step 6

Macaroni with shrimp, tomato, and nectarine

Add macaroni as well as tomato and nectarine sauce. Toss well and heat up if desired.

Step 7

Macaroni with shrimp, tomato, and nectarine

Sprinkle with basil and serve with a drizzle of olive oil. Enjoy!

olive oil for serving