Seafood Pasta

Dinner for two or weeknight supper, seafood pasta is always a welcome choice. From cold seafood pasta salad to hot dishes with cream sauces and wine, these easy recipes for seafood pasta take you out of the dinner doldrums.

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Black Capellini with Lemon and Caviar

The Food Channel

A dramatic and delicious dish that is perfect for a holiday dinner or any other special occasion.

Seaside BLT Pasta Salad

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2009! Love seafood? Take a few minutes and toss a tasty twist on BLT salad.

Total: 1 hr 20 mins

Summer Sensations: 6 Fresh Seafood Pasta Recipes -- A Fine Catch

When asked to describe pasta meals, most Americans might say "cheesy," "meaty," and "heary." These descriptions are true of some of our favorite cold-weather pasta dishes (lasagna!), but they overlook a multitude of summery options, like the perfect pairing of fresh seafood and pasta.

Linguine with Scallops

Better Homes and Gardens

Light in calories but not in flavor, the lemon and caper sauce adds zest to this pasta recipe.

Total: 25 mins

Summertime Pasta

Better Homes and Gardens

Shrimp, vegetables and flavor-packed pasta coated with a creamy basil and lemon sauce create this one dish dinner.

Total: 25 mins

Shrimp, Chickpea, and Feta Cheese Nests

Better Homes and Gardens

For this one-pan dinner, cook chickpeas and shrimp with the pasta. Stir fresh tomato, mint, lemon peel, and feta into the hot spaghetti and serve.

Total: 30 mins

Salmon and Orzo

Better Homes and Gardens

This 20-minute dinner features salmon served over orzo pasta and topped with a mix of olives, fresh parsley, and lemon peel.

Total: 20 mins

Pad Thai with Shrimp

Betty Crocker

Pad Thai is Thailand's most well known noodle dish, which you'll find on almost all Thai restaurant menus in America. A trip down the Asian-foods aisle in the supermarket should lead you to its traditional ingredients, such as rice noodles and fish sauce.

Total: 40 mins

Crawfish Fettuccine

Better Homes and Gardens

When crawfish is in season, serve it in this saucy pasta dish recipe. Shrimp makes a good stand-in for the crawfish.

Scallops And Walnut Pesto Over Cappellini

Family Circle

This company dinner can be ready in 20 minutes. Sea scallops are sauteed in butter and finished with a splash of white wine before being tossed with the pasta and walnut and Parmesan pesto.

Angel-Hair Pasta with Crab and Country Ham

Food & Wine

Pinot Blanc, a.k.a. the poor man's Chardonnay, has a bright acidity that's terrific with dishes like this lush pasta from F&W's Marcia Kiesel. Fabulous U.S. bottlings, like the 2007 Robert Foley Vineyards from Napa and the 2006 Erath from Oregon, cost less than $25 a bottle.

Total: 25 mins

Penne Rigate with Spicy Braised Swordfish

Food & Wine

The tomato sauce here--with big pieces of flaked swordfish and slivers of jalapeno--gets nicely absorbed by the penne. And, judge Michael Schlow adds, "There's a good proportion of tomatoes and fish to pasta, and it all comes together so well."

Total: 50 mins

Linguini with Shrimp and Pine Nuts

Better Homes and Gardens

Dry sherry flavors the broth, and the crushed red pepper adds a tiny bite to this pasta dish. Added mushrooms and spinach makes this an amazing meal in one.

Total: 35 mins

Shrimp & Feta

Family Circle

Fettuccine with Shrimp, Artichokes, and Red Chili Peppers

Better Homes and Gardens

Use any long, flat pasta, such as fettuccine or tagliatelle, for this recipe. A flavored pasta, such as saffron or cayenne, will complement the shrimp. If using plain pasta, add a pinch of saffron or ground red pepper to the boiling water.

Total: 45 mins
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