This easy Shrimp Alfredo Recipe comes together in just minutes for an amazing meal. Alfredo does not have to be complicated and this recipe is much better than anything store bought. Give this creamy and delicious shrimp alfredo a try.
Easy Shrimp Alfredo Recipe
We love anything alfredo and recently wanted shrimp. I made this for our family in minutes and it was a huge hit!
The shrimp was so delicious and the alfredo was creamy, cheesy and so amazing! We all were super impressed with how good this turned out.
Skip the store bought Alfredo sauce and make it at home. It tastes so much better and is actually very simple!
What can I serve with this easy shrimp fettuccine alfredo?
The alfredo sauce is simply amazing so you will want something to dip into that yummy cheesy sauce. We love Garlic Bread Cheese Sticks Recipe and it is perfect for getting every last bit of that amazing sauce.
We often serve a simple salad with this meal. It is quick and easy and goes great with shrimp alfredo.
We love to keep things simple around here so we can get dinner on the table fast.
What all do you need to make shrimp alfredo sauce?
- frozen precooked shrimp, (peeled and deveined)
- salt and pepper
- minced garlic
- heavy cream
- Parmesan cheese
- fresh parsley, optional
How do you make this simple shrimp alfredo?
This recipe is so simple. Start with sauteing the shrimp with the seasonings. This will make your house smell amazing.
Next, it’s time to add all of the delicious cream and Parmesan cheese.
Combine together and let simmer.
It is really that simple and you can top with more Parmesan cheese if you prefer before serving over fettuccine. We like to add fresh parsley for a pop of color but it is optional.
Keep reading for the full recipe.
Try making Shrimp Alfredo with spinach!
Add spinach to this meal to sneak in more veggies for your family. Not only does it look gorgeous but it tastes amazing with the alfredo sauce and shrimp.
We also love Shrimp Alfredo with broccoli.
My kids even ate the broccoli without complaining. The Alfredo sauce gives it the best flavor.
Talk about a mom win! Put a little freshly grated parmesan on top and you are ready for the best meal.
Another tasty option is Shrimp Alfredo Penne.
We use fettuccine a lot but penne is another great pasta to try. In fact, we often just use what we have in the pantry or can get on sale at the grocery store.
The alfredo would be delicious with linguine, spaghetti noodles and even bow tie pasta. Use what you have!
The great thing about this recipe is how versatile it is. It is easy to modify for what you have on hand and what everyone likes. This is such a huge help with our grocery budget.
By cooking like this, it really helps me to save money on groceries. It is a huge help to our budget.
If you don’t have shrimp, try making Creamy Chicken Alfredo. Yum!
Add this delicious Garlic shrimp alfredo to your menu plan!
Your family will absolutely love this meal. I just know it will be a hit and something tasty to add to your normal menu plan rotation.
We save so much money by meal prepping and making sure we have a plan in place. I cut our grocery bill by 50% off by following these 8 Tips for for Saving Money on Groceries by Menu Planning!
Save that money for a family vacation or maybe just some wiggle room in the budget. It is so nice to eat out when you want to and not when you forgot to take something out of the freezer.
Simple dinners like this are always a hit and it is a great way to get everyone gathered around the dinner table. We make the best memories when we share about our day.
The flavor is wonderful and the Alfredo sauce is better than anything you could buy. I love that you can use any kind of pasta.
It is a great meal! Give Shrimp alfredo tasty and delicious a try.
Once you try homemade alfredo sauce in this easy shrimp alfredo recipe, you will never buy store bought again.
This is truly one of those recipes that you wonder why didn’t I try this sooner? It really only takes a few minutes to make and the alfredo sauce is better than anything you can buy.
Once you make this easy alfredo sauce, you will never buy it again. It is that good and so easy!
Let us know what you think about shrimp alfredo sauce.
We all devoured this meal and declared it a success. The kids even enjoyed it so you know that is saying something. 🙂
Once you try it, you will be hooked. Let us know how it turns out.
Print this easy Shrimp Alfredo Sauce Recipe below:
Easy Shrimp Alfredo Recipe comes together in minutes for an amazing meal. Alfredo does not have to be complicated and this is much better than store bought.
- 1 lb frozen precooked shrimp (peeled and deveined)
- 2 tablespoon butter
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon pepper
- 1 tablespoon minced garlic
- 2 cups heavy cream
- 1 cups parmesan cheese
- 16 oz fettuccine cooked
- 1 tablespoon fresh parsley optional
Saute the shrimp in the butter for 2 minutes in a pot over medium high heat.
Season with salt, pepper and minced garlic.
Stir in the heavy cream and the parmesan cheese.
Cover and cook on low for another 3-5 minutes or until the shrimp is heated through.
Serve over cooked fettuccini and top with fresh parsley and more parmesan cheese.
Serve with garlic bread and a salad.
Try these other easy alfredo recipes:
- Crockpot Chicken Alfredo Casserole Recipe
- Crockpot Chicken Alfredo
- Easy Homemade Alfredo Sauce Recipe
- Creamy Chicken Alfredo