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Bang bang shrimp pasta in a pan with a bite on a fork

Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 570kcal
Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta is a super quick and delicious dish that is perfect for busy nights. In just 20 minutes you'll be sitting down to a creamy satisfying dinner.


  • 8 ounces spaghetti noodles
  • 10 ounces shrimp deveined and peeled
  • Salt & pepper
  • ½ teaspoon paprika
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 1 tablespoon cilantro
  • red pepper flakes

For the Sauce:

  • ½ cup mayonnaise regular, light, or Greek yogurt
  • cup sweet thai chili sauce
  • juice of ½ of a lime
  • 1 teaspoon sriracha sauce


  • Mix all sauce ingredients together. Set aside.
  • Cook spaghetti noodles according to direction on box and then drain.
  • Meanwhile, season the shrimp with salt, pepper, and paprika. Melt the butter in a 12 inch pan and add the shrimp. Cook 1-2 minutes per side, adding the garlic the last 30 seconds.
  • Turn off the heat and add the pasta and sauce and toss together. Sprinkle with cilantro and chili flakes.


Calories: 570kcal | Carbohydrates: 54g | Protein: 22g | Fat: 28g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 205mg | Sodium: 1021mg | Potassium: 192mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 315IU | Vitamin C: 5.4mg | Calcium: 119mg | Iron: 2.4mg