Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
Place garlic cloves
in a single layer in a small baking dish. Add 1/2 cup olive oil to cover cloves, cover with foil, and bake 45 minutes, until golden brown and fork-tender. Meanwhile, in another baking dish
, toss tomatoes with enough oil to coat. Lightly season with salt and pepper and roast
at same temperature until tomatoes blister, about 25 minutes.
garlic cloves and set aside in a small bowl, reserving infused oil separately. In a blender
, add the roasted tomatoes, roasted garlic, Parmesan
, and basil. Pulse
until combined. While machine is running, drizzle
in 1/2 cup olive oil until pesto comes together. Season with 1 1/2 teaspoons of salt. Remove to a bowl, cover with plastic wrap
Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil over medium heat. Add the linguine and cook until al dente
Meanwhile, heat a saute pan over medium-high heat. Add 2 tablespoons of the garlic oil. Season the shrimp with salt and pepper and saute until the shrimp turn pink and is cooked through.
In a large bowl add the linguine and some of the pesto. Toss to coat and top with the shrimp
with toasted pine nuts
Note: There will be leftover pesto