Creamy Pumpkin Pasta

Total Time
25mins
Prep
10 mins
Cook
15 mins

A delicious recipe for pumpkin that's not a dessert! I usually make my own pumpkin puree in the blender with a little water. This dish is mild and warming; my kids like it because it looks like mac and cheese!

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. In a large skillet, saute the onion and garlic in butter, over medium heat, until soft, not brown.
  2. Whisk in the pumpkin, broth, creams and seasonings to taste.
  3. Simmer 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. Meanwhile, boil the pasta in salted water until al dente.
  5. Drain pasta and stir into pumpkin, simmering 2-3 minutes more until thick.
  6. Stir in parsley and garnish with romano, more parsley and pumpkin seeds if desired.