Bow Ties Alfredo With Ham and Peas (Or Broccoli)

READY IN: 40mins
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Top Review by Laylagirl

Spectacular. We really enjoyed this meal so much. I chose to use the peas instead of broccoli. Loved the creamy garlic alfredo sauce. The ham just rounded out this incredible tasting dish. Thanks RecipeNut.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Bring large of lightly salted water to boiling.
  2. Add pasta; cook 12 minutes or until firm but tender.
  3. Add peas for last 3 minutes of cooking.
  4. Reserve 1/2 cup of pasta cooking water; drain water.
  5. Meanwhile, shake together flour and milk in jar with tight-fitting lid until blended.
  6. Heat butter in saucepan over medium heat.
  7. Add garlic, saute 1 minute.
  8. Whisk in milk mixture.
  9. Simmer 3 minutes.
  10. Whisk in cream cheese, 2 tablespoons parmesan, salt and pepper.
  11. Simmer, whisking, 2 minutes.
  12. Remove from heat.
  13. Toss together pasta, peas or broccoli, sauce and ham in large bowl.
  14. Add 1/4 to 1/2 cup of reserved pasta water, tossing to make creamy sauce.
  15. Top with remaining parmesan.
  16. Serve hot.

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