- 300g short pasta shapes
- 1 head broccoli, cut into small florets
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- 200g large cooked prawns, halved
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- 3 tbsp crème fraîche or double cream
- juice ½ lemon
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Cook the pasta following pack instructions, scooping out a bit of the cooking water as it cooks. Three mins before the pasta is done, add the broccoli to the pan and cook for the 3 mins more. Drain, then tip back into the pan.
Reduce the heat to very low and gently stir through the prawns, crème fraîche, lemon juice and some seasoning. Add a splash of the reserved pasta water if it looks too thick, then serve when everything is really hot.