Category: Pasta

Jun 20

Chicken Alfredo Pasta Bake

Ingredients 16 oz ziti, penne, or rigatoni 2 cups Alfredo sauce 8 oz sour cream 1 rotisserie chicken, removed from the bone 15 oz ricotta cheese 1 tsp garlic, minced 1/2 tsp thyme 1/2 tsp oregano 1/2 tsp sage 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, grated 1 tbsp parsley, chopped Salt and pepper …

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Jun 20

Tortellini with Mushrooms and White Wine Cream Sauce

Ingredients 8 tbsp butter 12 oz sliced cremini mushrooms, more if you like 3/4 cup dry white wine 2 cloves minced garlic Juice of 1/2 a lemon 1 tsp thyme salt and pepper to taste 1 cup cream 2 (9 oz) packages of fresh tortellini Grated Parmesan to garnish Instructions Melt butter over med-high heat …

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Feb 27

Linguini with Roasted Vegetables and Chicken Meatballs

Summary: I’ve posted this recipe exactly as I found it, but take my advice and scale way back on the pepper. Ingredients cooking spray 1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved 1/2 lb asparagus, ends removed, stalks cut into thirds 1/2 lg white onion, sliced 3 cloves garlic, coarsely chopped 1/4 cup olive oil (divided) 1 1/2 …

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Feb 27

Cream Cheesy Pasta Bake

Summary: Cooking Light calls this “Quick Pastitsio.” I don’t know about that, but it is a really delicious dish. Ingredients cooking spray 1 lb ground sirloin 8 oz uncooked penne or other short pasta 1 tbsp olive oil 1 1/2 cups chopped onion 5 cloves garlic, minced 3/4 tsp kosher salt 1 tbsp flour 2 …

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Jan 27

Martha Stewart’s Ramen Upgrade

Ingredients 1 package Ramen noodles 1 tbsp soy sauce 2 tbsp Sriracha chili sauce 2 tbsp chunky peanut butter 1/2 scallion, thinly sliced (optional) Instructions Boil noodles according to package directions. Drain off most of the liquid. Add seasoning packet, soy sauce, Sriracha, and peanut butter. Mix everything together until thoroughly combined. Garnish with scallions …

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Nov 30

Linguine with Garlicky Breadcrumbs

Summary: This recipe is perfect for weeknight dinners because it’s laughably simple. We especially like it with roasted asparagus or green beans. Ingredients 2/3 cup bread crumbs w/ Italian seasoning 1 1/2 tbsp + 1 1/2 tbsp olive oil 6 cloves garlic, minced 8 oz uncooked linguine 1/4 cup chopped parsley (optional) 2 tsp fresh …

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Jun 21

Glazed Chicken and Szechuan Noodle Salad

Ingredients 1 tbsp grated ginger 3 tbsp hoisin sauce 1 tsp olive oil 1 tsp soy sauce 8 boneless, skinless chicken thighs, about 1 1/2 lbs cooking spray For noodles: 6 oz udon noodles or whole wheat linguine 1/4 cup Szechuan sauce 1 tbsp creamy peanut butter 2 tsp soy sauce 2 tsp lime juice …

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Jul 21

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Summary: 7 Weight Watchers Points per serving Ingredients 12 oz uncooked pasta 1/2 cup fat-free sour cream 12 oz fat-free evaporated milk 8 oz low- fat cheese, shredded 1 tbsp Dijon mustard 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp black pepper 1/8 tsp nutmeg 2 tbsp dried bread crumbs 2 tbsp grated Parmesan cheese Instructions Preheat oven …

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Jun 22

Slow Cooker Meat Sauce

Ingredients Olive oil 2 cups onions 1 cup chopped carrots 1 cup chopped celery 6 cloves garlic, minced 2 (4 oz) links Italian sausage, casings removed 1 lb ground sirloin 1 cup red wine 1/4 cup no-salt-added tomato paste 1 1/2 tsp sugar 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp crushed red pepper 1 tsp dried thyme …

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May 27

Mac & Cheese

Ingredients 3 slices bread torn into large pieces 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 1/2 ounce grated Parmesan cheese 1 pound elbow macaroni salt 4 tablespoons unsalted butter 5 tablespoons all purpose flour 3 cans (12 oz) evaporated milk 2 teaspoons hot pepper sauce 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 teaspoon dry mustard 8 ounces shredded extra-sharp …

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