Bow Tie Pasta with Wild Mushrooms and Shrimp Recipe

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Landon Published: June 2, 2021 Modified: June 9, 2021
Bow Tie Pasta with Wild Mushrooms and Shrimp Recipe

How To Make Bow Tie Pasta with Wild Mushrooms and Shrimp

Upgrade your usual bow tie pasta by adding porcini mushrooms, shrimps, tomatoes, and cream. This dish is great for lunch or as a light dinner.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 20 minutes
Total: 35 minutes



  • 2shallots
  • 3tbspolive oil
  • ¼cupporcini mushroom,dried, soaked in warm water for 10 minutes reserve the soaking liquid
  • 8mediumfrozen shrimp
  • 2tbspbrandy
  • 2cuptomatoes,canned
  • 2tbspheavy cream
  • salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 2cupsbow tie pasta,farfalle, butterflies
  • parmesan cheese,grated


  1. Cook the shallots in the olive oil in a medium sauté pan until softened and begins to brown. Add the mushrooms to the pan and sauté for 2 minutes.

  2. Add the shrimp to the pan and sauté on medium heat until the shrimp are a bright coral color and start to brown. Remove the shrimp and set it aside; keep warm.

  3. Add the brandy to the pan and then the tomatoes. Cook for 5 minutes until tomatoes thicken.

  4. Add the heavy cream and shrimp, with any accumulated juices, and salt and pepper, and cook for another minute or two to marry all the flavors.

  5. Add the cooked pasta to the saucepan and combine well.

  6. Sprinkle with Parmesan to taste.


  • Calories: 1488.91kcal
  • Fat: 56.07g
  • Saturated Fat: 13.35g
  • Trans Fat: 0.01g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 33.33g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 6.33g
  • Carbohydrates: 191.99g
  • Fiber: 14.81g
  • Sugar: 23.97g
  • Protein: 40.90g
  • Cholesterol: 101.58mg
  • Sodium: 1853.07mg
  • Calcium: 178.89mg
  • Potassium: 1776.56mg
  • Iron: 5.63mg
  • Vitamin A: 275.02µg
  • Vitamin C: 50.46mg
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