Paleo Bacon Shrimp Garlic Zoodles

Yes, you can have a dinner that’s quick and full of flavor! Made with shrimp and zucchini noodles, this simple meal has an OptUp score of 76 and provides a gourmet experience in just 20 minutes.

Serves: 4Prep: 5 minutesCook: 15 minutesTotal: 20 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 6 slices bacon, chopped
  • 10 ounces Wild Caught Medium Raw Shrimp, thawed
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1⁄4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 12 ounces zucchini noodles
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
  • 3⁄4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice


  • In large skillet over medium heat, cook bacon pieces until crisp. Remove from pan, leaving rendered fat.
  • In bacon fat, cook shrimp, garlic and red pepper flakes 3 to 5 minutes, stirring occasionally, until shrimp are pink and just cooked through.
  • Toss in zucchini noodles, salt, pepper, bacon and lemon juice until heated through.