One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta

THE BEST One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta on #onepotmealOne Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta – A simple one pot meal with huge flavor. Fresh shrimp, silky red curry sauce, and fresh herbs and vegetables. Love!

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Well hello there, one pot meal lovers. I’ve been thinking about you, and have got something special for you today!

Most of the time I don’t really think about making an entire meal with one single pan. I mean, why would I? I have three built-in dishwashers on rotation.

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However, school is back in session and my little students are trying to get back into the swing of balancing extracurricular activities and homework.

I feel for them. Really I do. They need a break from dish duty this month.

Intro the one pot meal phase of my life. LOL!

Making Easy One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta on #onepotmeal

This simple, yet vivacious, One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta is so easy to make, it’s sure to be a new favorite on your dinner table.

It’s big, bold and loaded with veggies. Plus I used whole grain pasta, so I’m serving my family a tasty and healthy meal!

How to Make a One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta on #onepotmeal

So here’s the breakdown of my One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta…

You quickly cook the shrimp and veggies separately so they are seared, not steamed. Then dump and shrimp and veggies out of the pot and add water and pasta.

Making One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta on #onepotmeal

Cover the pasta and cook until the water has absorbed. Then stir in creamy coconut milk and red curry pasta. Toss the shrimp and veggies back into the pasta and BAM.

YUM - One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta on #onepotmeal

Fresh, fragrant and loaded with goodness. This one pot meal is a winner.

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Each steaming bowl of thai curry shrimp pasta is a love letter to your family. One that says, “Surprise! No dish duty for you tonight, love muffin. XOXO”

And you know what? You might even get a real love letter back.

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One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta

Yield: 4-6 servings

Prep Time:10 minutes

Cook Time:25 minutes

5 / 5 (2 Reviews)
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One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta – A simple one pot meal with huge flavor! Fresh shrimp silky red curry sauce and fresh herbs and vegetables.


  • 1 pound large peeled raw shrimp
  • 1 pound dry linguini pasta (I used DeLallo Organic Whole Grain Pasta.)
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 red bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 cup sliced carrots
  • 1 cup snow peas
  • 13 ounce can unsweetened coconut milk
  • 3 tablespoons red curry paste
  • 1/4 cup fresh thai basil leaves
  • 1/4 cup chopped scallions


  1. Place a large deep skillet over medium heat. Add the sesame oil. Once the oil is hot add the shrimp and garlic. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Sear the shrimp for 2 minutes, then remove them from the pan and place in a holding dish. Next add the snow peas and carrots to the skillet. Sear for 3 minutes, then remove. Finally add the red peppers to the skillet. Sear for 2 minutes, then remove.
  2. Pour 4 cups water to the skillet and 1 teaspoon salt. Once the water comes to a simmer, add the pasta and stir well to separate. Cover the skillet and cook until the water is almost completely absorbed.
  3. Then pour in the coconut milk and red curry paste and stir to coat. Simmer for 2-3 minutes, then add the carrots, snow peas, red peppers and shrimp back to the skillet. Stir and simmer another 2 minutes. Turn off the heat and stir in the thai basil leaves and scallions. Salt and pepper to taste and serve warm.

Nutrition Information

Yield: 4-6 servings, Serving Size: 6

  • Amount Per Serving:
  • Calories: 488 Calories
  • Total Fat: 19.8g
  • Saturated Fat: 10.8g
  • Cholesterol: 109mg
  • Sodium: 934mg
  • Carbohydrates: 57.3g
  • Fiber: 5.3g
  • Sugar: 4.6g
  • Protein: 20.8g
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15 comments on “One Pot Thai Curry Shrimp Pasta

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  2. Liz @ The Lemon Bowposted September 8, 2015 at 1:13 pm Reply

    I have been craving Thai food – I love that this is one pot!!

    Rating: 5
  3. N @ Clean Eating Recipes Blogposted August 28, 2015 at 2:55 am Reply

    Nice job! We’ve never used linguini pasta in Asian cooking before but it’s a brilliant idea. Will certainly keep this in mind. Thanks for the recipe!

  4. Gaby Dalkinposted August 27, 2015 at 10:43 pm Reply

    YUM! this look so delicious, my husband would love it!  And of course, the less dishes the better!

  5. cupcakesposted August 27, 2015 at 4:44 pm Reply

    Thai and looks latino recipes, I like the orange color all over it

  6. Nicole ~ Cooking for Keepsposted August 27, 2015 at 10:24 am Reply

    Who DOESN’T love a one-pot meal?? Barely any mess, super easy, no need to convince me! 

  7. Marla Meridithposted August 27, 2015 at 8:47 am Reply

    This looks fabulous!!

  8. Earleneposted August 26, 2015 at 7:21 pm Reply

    Well, I thought I had everything in the refrig, well, no I didn’t. But my version was so great! I had frozen peas and hot pepper from the garden. I will make this again, maybe with the right ingredients! LOL!!!!:}

  9. Heather Christoposted August 26, 2015 at 6:28 pm Reply

    this is an awesome one pot meal! love how easy it is!

  10. Shawn @ I Wash You Dryposted August 26, 2015 at 5:08 pm Reply

    I’m with Liz, I love those one pot meals! Makes mommying so much easier. And if it tastes good, so much better!

  11. Lizposted August 26, 2015 at 3:28 pm Reply

    I am ALL about easy, delicious one pot meals! And my resident dishwasher will be thrilled, too.

  12. Mariaposted August 26, 2015 at 12:49 pm Reply

    My boys will love this one!

  13. Lauren @ Climbing Grier Mountainposted August 26, 2015 at 9:38 am Reply

    I could thai food all day long, especially when pasta is involved! Great use of flavors, Sommer! 

    Rating: 5
  14. Taylor @ Food Faith Fitnessposted August 26, 2015 at 7:48 am Reply

    I am HANDS DOWN a one pot meal lover. ESPECIALLY when it involves Thai curry and shrimp. Those are basically all my most favorite things in ONE meal. YOU WIN. Pinned!

  15. Tiffposted August 26, 2015 at 6:54 am Reply

    Looks great! I’m always looking for new shrimp recipes. Thanks for sharing!