Pesto Pasta w/ Shrimp & Asparagus
16 0z of your favorite cooked pasta
1/2 pound deveined large shrimp
2 tbl melted butter
1 lb fresh asparagus
1 tbl olive oil
1 c. fresh basil leaves
2 tbl toasted pine nuts
2 tsp fresh lemon juice
2 tsp fresh minced garlic
4 tsp olive oil
1/4 tsp salt
1- bake shrimp & butter in oven at 350 for about 15 minutes or until done. remove from oven and set aside.
2- saute asparagus in olive oil to your likening ( i like about 15 minutes) and set aside.
3- using a blender or food processor, blend all remaing ingredients and set aside.
4- in large mixing bowl mix the asparagus and pesto sauce. Add pasta and mix well. Serve pasta & asparagus and top with buttery shrimp. MMMMMMM........