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Linguine with Seafood and Chicken In Cheese Sauce

  Linguine 1 Pound
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), lightly smashed
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  All purpose flour 1 Tablespoon
  Half and half 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Shredded monterey jack cheese 4 Ounce (1 Cup)
  Grated parmesan cheese 2 Tablespoon
  White pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Ground hot red pepper 1 1⁄4 Pinch
  Frozen peas 10 Ounce, thawed (1 Package)
  Imitation crab meat substitute 8 Ounce, thawed according to directions (From The Freezer, 1 Package)
  Chunk white chicken in water 10 Ounce, drained (Two 5 Ounce Cans)

1. Cook the linguine in a large pot of boiling water, following the package directions.
2. Meanwhile, saute the garlic in the butter in a medium-size saucepan until golden, about 2 minutes. Remove the saucepan from the heat; discard the garlic.
3. Stir the flour into the butter in the saucepan until smooth. Return the saucepan to the heat. Add the half-and-half and the milk. Bring to boiling, stirring, over medium heat until the mixture is thick and bubbly.
4. Add the Monterey Jack cheese, Parmesan cheese, white pepper and red pepper. Cook over low heat, stirring gently, until the cheese is melted.
5. Stir in the peas, crab meat substitute and chunk chicken. Cook over low heat until the sauce is heated through, about 3 minutes. Toss the sauce with the drained linguine and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 870 Calories from Fat 291

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 34 g51.9%

Saturated Fat 19.8 g99%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 167 mg55.7%

Sodium 897.7 mg37.4%

Total Carbohydrates 92 g30.7%

Dietary Fiber 6.8 g27.2%

Sugars 8.7 g

Protein 49 g97.5%

Vitamin A 50% Vitamin C 24.7%

Calcium 49.2% Iron 23.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Linguine With Seafood And Chicken In Cheese Sauce Recipe