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Alfredo Sauce Recipe

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Alfredo Sauce Recipe

This Alfredo Sauce recipe can be served with your favorite pasta. The classic Fettuccine Alfredo is made with this alfredo sauce recipe. Add some cooked chicken to make Chicken Alfredo.

As you can see, the list of Alfredo Sauce ingredients is pretty basic. But the flavor will come through in a big way.

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 20 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 1 stick butter
  • 1½ cups freshly grated parmesan cheese
  • 2 Tbsp chopped fresh Italian parsley
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste

Preparation:

  1. In a large sauté pan, heat the butter and cream over medium-low heat until it starts to bubble. Lower heat and simmer gently for about 15 minutes or until the sauce has reduced somewhat. Remove from heat and cover.

  2. Add the cheese and toss until fully mixed. Adjust consistency with additional cream if necessary.

  3. Stir in the chopped parsley. Season to taste with Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper. Toss with the hot cooked pasta of your choice and serve right away.
Makes 4 to 6 servings of Alfredo Sauce.
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