Creamy Pesto Pasta Italiana

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by - Carla -

This is a quick and easy weeknight pasta dish.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook pasta according to package directions; drain well and keep warm.
  2. Meanwhile, in a medium skillet cook basil and garlic in hot oil about 1 minute.
  3. Reduce heat and add cream cheese, cottage cheese, and Parmesan cheese; stir until smooth.
  4. Stir in white wine, parsley, and water (or vegetable broth, if using).
  5. Cook uncovered for 3 to 5 minutes or until slightly thickened.
  6. Add pasta and mix until well coated.
  7. Serve each dish garnished with fresh basil and additional freshly grated pamesan cheese if desired.

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