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Guilt-Free Pasta Alfredo

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Ingredients
For cooking pasta
  Olive oil 1 Teaspoon
  Whole wheat penne pasta 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Water 2 Quart
  Salt 1 Tablespoon (Boiled in salt water)
Other ingredients
  Oilve oil 2 Tablespoon
  Fresh garlic 1 Tablespoon, minced
  Corn starch 1 Tablespoon
  2% milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  All purpose seasoning 1 Teaspoon, blend
  Parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), grated
Directions

GETTING READY
1. In a medium pan, boil water. Add salt and pasta and cook for 10 minutes. Turn the heat off, drain the water and transfer the pasta to a plastic container and keep inside the refrigerator.

MAKING
2. In a large skillet over high heat, add olive oil and garlic. Stir for 10 seconds, then add pasta and stir well with a wooden spatula. Add salt and pepper if needed.
3. In a small container with tight lid add cornstarch with some milk and shake together. Slowly drizzle into pan, while stirring.
4. Stir pasta, slowly adding the remainder of the milk and then add the all purpose seasoning blend.
5. Reduce heat and check the consistency of the sauce. Add more milk, if necessary. Add parmesan cheese and remove from heat.

SERVING
6. Serve the Pasta Alfredo topped with oregano.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes
Servings: 
2
Subtitle: 
Pasta Alfredo
If you stay away from any dish that spells Alfredo, this recipe video could be delightfully different. And no, this pasta dish doesn’t packs in tons of calories and fats which is exactly why it is called as guiltfree. Just try following the instructions to the T and heap your bowls with yet another serving of delicious, creamy and completely guilt-free Alfredo dish.

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5 Comments

veg.foodie's picture
seems yum! I may add some basil and a touch of red pepper flakes to make things interesting :) cutting down on the cream does cut down on a lotta calories indeed
foododido's picture
Its seems delicious and easy to cook. I will try to make the Pasta Alfredo this weekend. I love cheese, will extra cheese will effect the cooking time.
aparna.priya's picture
Hi JasonsFitKitchen! this guilt free pasta alfredo recipe seems to be very simple and easy to prepare. Can you please let me know if there is any substitute for cheese, because it's the only ingredient that is not so good for health...
foodpsychologist's picture
Wow ! This Pasta Alfredo does look really guilt free with low calorie milk and other non fattening items. could you suggest some good accompaniments for this Guilt free Pasta Alfredo ?
Ginger.Rose's picture
Guilt Free Pasta Alfredo of yours is simple and tasty! This Italian pasta recipe is a big plus in my book. Nice post : )