Fettuccine Alfredo and an Award

Author: kittymatti / Labels:

Fettuccine Alfredo



Photo and Recipe Courtesy: Priya (my friend)

Ingredients:


Fettuccine pasta-300g (peppered vegetarian)

For the Sauce
Butter -1/2 a stick (quarter cup)
Heavy cream – 1 cup
Milk -1/2 cup
Pepper -1 tsp
Salt (to taste)
Garlic-3 cloves (Minced)
Romano cheese -1/2 cup
Parmesan cheese -1 cup
Nutmeg – a pinch
Dried parsley -2 tsp

Cooking Directions:

-Cook pasta in a big pot according to instructions on the box. Drain in a pasta strainer and place under cold running water to ensure individual strands are not sticky. Keep aside.
-Simultaneously, Get a pan going on medium heat. Add butter and let it melt completely.
-Add minced garlic. After 2 min, add heavy cream and whisk continuously.
-Once it starts boiling, add salt, pepper and freshly grated nutmeg. Then add Romano and parmesan cheese.
-Let it boil, thicken and come to a gooey consistency. Add dried parsley.
-Add cooked pasta and toss together with the sauce. Check for salt and pepper.
-Garnish with fresh parsley and let the pasta sit for 5 min so that it absorbs the sauce.
-Serve hot!




This award was passed on by Rathi on behalf of all our family members!!! Thank u all for your constant support, encouragement and recipe contributions...

20 comments:

munchcrunchandsuch said...

Sigh, my fav at any restaurant.But I always end up feeling guilty after eating this cos of the amount of cream and cheese involved.Looks super delicious

Aarthi said...

Whoohoooooo! Lovely...we have got a blog award..fantastic!! Pasta looks good too!!

Priya said...

Thanks so much Aarthi and MunchCrunch!n big thanks Rathi for the lovely award!

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

oh I love alfredo the pasta looks so yummy and congrats on the award!!!

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

What a lovely pasta...
Lovely blog too...

rads said...

mmm pasta looks yummy..dunno if it'll turn out the same way if i cook :) congrats on the award

Priya said...

Thanks so much for the encouraging words Ramya,Home Cooked Oriya Food and Rads!:)

Vibaas said...

Looks so yum.

Priya said...

Thank u Vibaas!

Ammu said...

Congrag! as usual ur dish is superb.

Rathi said...

Hey You guys deserve it and more

Priti said...

Looks real gud....nice pic...Congrats on your award :)

Subhie Arun said...

whats a lovely pasta..wud like to grab it!!!!!!!

DEESHA said...

that looks perfect

Vrinda said...

I am not a pasta fan.thats y the name is not familiar to me..but pasta looks perfect and congrats on ur award Preethi

Priya said...

Thank u Ammu,Priti,Subhie,Deesha and Vrinda..do keep visiting us!

Usha said...

Absolutely love this pasta although I have never tried it at home, yours looks absolutely perfect!

Priya said...

So sweet!Thanks Usha!

Pavithra said...

Wow thats looking so yumm preethi ...our family fav .. send me some..looking so yummy and creamy

Priya said...

hahaa!!Thanks Pavithra!

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