bang bang shrimp pasta

Adapted slightly from www.skinnymom.com

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Ingredients

Shrimp

  • 1 lb. uncooked white shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1/4 cup olive oil mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup sweet chili sauce (I used Franks Red Hot)
  • 1 Tbsp finely chopped green onions
  • 1 tsp Sriracha sauce

Pasta

  • 8 oz. whole grain linguine noodles
  • 1 red pepper, sliced into thin strips
  • 4 oz. can water chestnuts
  • 8 oz. can bamboo shoots
  • 1 tsp minced garlic
  • 1/4 cup chopped green onion
  • 1/4 cup sweet chili sauce
  • 1/4 cup olive oil mayonaise
  • 1 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp Splenda  (or cane sugar)
  • 1 tsp Sriracha sauce

Instructions 

  1. Prepare the pasta according to the package.
  2. In large bowl, mix 1/4 cup olive oil mayonnaise,  1/4 cup sweet chili sauce, and 1 tsp Sriracha sauce together.
  3. Add uncooked shrimp.
  4. Chop and add 1 Tbsp green onions.
  5. Mix the shrimp, sauce,  and green onions until well-coated.
  6. Add shrimp mixture to a medium heated skillet and cook until shrimp is pink.
  7. In a medium sauce pan, over medium heat, add garlic, red pepper, water chestnuts, and bamboo shoots.
  8. Cover and cook for 3 to 5 minutes.
  9. In small  bowl, mix 1/4 cup olive oil mayonnaise,  1/4 cup sweet chili sauce, and 1 Tbsp olive oil, and Splenda together.
  10. Add 1/4 cup chopped green onions to sauce and stir.
  11. Add garlic, sweet peppers, water chestnuts, and bamboo shoots to the skillet with the shrimp.
  12. Stir the small bowl of sauce into the skillet.
  13. Lastly,  add the linguine to the skillet and gently mix.
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