Shrimp-Stuffed Shells

Yield: 4-5 servings

Tessa Arias Today marks the first day of a semester of regular (non-culinary) college classes for me in over a year. You might recall me mentioning taking a break from culinary school...

10 Responses to “Shrimp-Stuffed Shells”

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    Tricia Adams — January 17, 2012 at 3:00 pm

    I am DEFINITELY making this! My mouth is watering :)

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    Heidi @ Food Doodles — January 17, 2012 at 4:40 pm

    I think it's a great idea having shrimp in something like this! Can't believe I didn't think of it sooner – my husband will love this 😀

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    Lauren @ KeepItSweet — January 17, 2012 at 5:37 pm

    I also never would have thought to put shrimp in a pasta dish like that but it really does sound good!

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    Carolina — January 17, 2012 at 7:15 pm

    …this looks so freakin' good. I will have to convince my mom to buy me the ingredients

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    Deb — January 17, 2012 at 9:03 pm

    …will you tell me just a bit more about the kind of shrimp you used? Would using cooked shrimp result in something too chewy? Thanks. I love your blog!

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      handleheat — January 17, 2012 at 10:06 pm

      Deb – don't use use cooked! Raw is the way to go – it cooks completely in the oven without becoming overcooked (chewy and tough). I usually buy frozen shrimp to save money, the size of the shrimp should be labeled on the packaging but don't concern yourself too much with the size since it's going to be chopped up anyways.

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    Bill Kiraly — January 18, 2012 at 12:29 am

    I love seafood and will most certainly be giving this recipe a try, but I'll avoid using the tiny frozen shrimp coming from overseas labeled as “Cocktail Shrimp'. In my experience they always smell fishy, and we all know what that indicates when dealing with seafood. This recipe deserves better than that.

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    Anna — January 18, 2012 at 12:47 am

    My husband will definitely love this. He adores cheese and shrimps and anything with them…A green salad with this dish and I have a perfect dinner to serve. Thanks for sharing!

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    Tracey — January 18, 2012 at 1:16 am

    Stuffed shells are one of my favorite meals, especially since they usually feed us for a few days :) Love that these are from Cooking Light, I've yet to break into this issue, but looks like a winner!

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    Hmm — March 29, 2012 at 5:30 pm

    Not a bad rendition of Cooking Light's Recipe at

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