Garlic Parmesan Cream Sauce over Pasta

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 5 mins

Garlic lovers-here you go! Love the combination of green onions with the garlic and parmesan.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook pasta according to directions.
  2. When pasta is half way done, start with cream sauce in separate pot.
  3. Add butter, olive oil and garlic and saute on med-low heat until butter is melted, then add red pepper flakes and saute.
  4. Mix in flour until combined.
  5. Add milk and chicken broth, bring to a boil, lower heat and stir until thickened.
  6. Add parmesan and stir until melted.
  7. Serve over pasta, and top with green onions.
  8. Option: Add cooked, diced chicken.
Most Helpful

This was the perfect cream recipe. I always have an issue with cream sauces for pasta being too runny. This one was perfect and delish! I used heavy cream instead of milk though too.

saspence92 November 04, 2015

This passes my fibromyalgia flareup test - it uses ingredients I normally keep in the fridge and pantry, so there's no shopping involved, and I can make it while flared up without being utterly wiped out when it's done. The most tiring part was frying up the turkey bacon I decided to add to the sauce. It's being added to the monthly rotation for sure.

Eve-Marie H. August 18, 2015

I will add my 5 star to this one. I'm following adkins, so I used cream instead of milk, but otherwise didn't change a thing. I served it over zucchini noodles and broccoli and it was amazing. My kiddos loved it as a vegetable and pasta dipping sauce. It makes quite a bit, so we still have plenty and plan to serve over baked chicken tomorrow. Thanks for sharing this great recipe!

Kohtzy July 26, 2015