Garlic Shrimp Fettuccine Pasta

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WHAT YOU NEED
1 lb. store bought fresh fettuccine
½ stick unsalted butter
1 lb. medium shrimp, washed, tails removed and deveined
1 tablespoon fresh garlic, minced
2 teaspoons Italian seasoning
Kosher Salt to taste 
Fresh ground pepper to taste
¼ cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
1 tablespoons fresh Italian parsley leaves, chopped
1 medium heirloom tomato or your choice, diced
 
WHAT TO DO
1. Cook pasta according to package directions; drain well and set aside. Reserve 1 cup of pasta water.
 
2. Melt butter in a large pan over medium heat.  Add shrimp and sauté until almost bright pink. Add garlic to pan and cook until fragrant, about 3 minutes, or until shrimp are cooked through.
 
3. Add pasta to pan and toss well. Season with Italian seasoning, salt and pepper. Gradually add reserved pasta water if needed. Transfer pasta to a serving dish and top with Parmesan. 
 
4. Garnish with parsley and diced tomatoes, serve immediately. 
 
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