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Creamy Garlic Pasta Sauce

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Ingredients
  Butter 1 Ounce
  Double cream 4 Ounce
  Garlic and herb cream cheese 9 Ounce
  Herb paste/1/2 ounce fresh thyme, basil, parsley, marjoram, sage, pounded together 1 Teaspoon (Prepared)
  Freshly ground black pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
Directions

MAKING
1) In a microwavable bowl, add butter and cream and microwave uncovered on HIGH for 1 minute.
2) In another microwave dish, add the cream cheese, mix in butter and cream and beat well into a smooth texture.
3) Add in the herb paste or freshly pounded herbs, pepper, mix well and microwave uncovered for 3 minutes, stopping to stir once a minute.

SERVING
4) To serve, pour hot Creamy Garlic Sauce over warm, cooked pasta.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Microwaving
Dish: 
Sauce
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Cheese
Interest: 
Quick, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
4 Minutes
Ready In: 
9 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1457 Calories from Fat 1197

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 134 g205.8%

Saturated Fat 47 g235.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 176.9 mg59%

Sodium 902.9 mg37.6%

Total Carbohydrates 30 g10.2%

Dietary Fiber 0.33 g1.3%

Sugars 23.2 g

Protein 35 g69.1%

Vitamin A 18.2% Vitamin C 0.44%

Calcium 1.2% Iron 2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

1 Comment

Anonymous's picture
This sounds really nice! I will try this at home tonight.
Creamy Garlic Pasta Sauce Recipe