Low-Fat Angel Hair Pasta with Onion-Mushroom Sauce

Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 0 mins

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a 2-quart saucepan, bring the broth, crepes and shiitake to a boil over medium-high heat. Remove the pan from the heat and let the mixture stand for 20 minutes.
  2. In a 3-quart saucepan, melt the margarine over medium heat. Add the button mushrooms, onions and garlic, and cook, stirring frequently, until the onions are tender, 4 to 5 minutes.
  3. Drain the crepes and shiitake, reserving the liquid.
  4. Add the drained mushrooms to the onion mixture and cook, stirring frequently, until they are tender, 10 to 15 minutes.
  5. Stir in the reserved liquid, thyme and lemon peel; cook for 2 minutes.
  6. Spoon over the hot pasta and toss.

Reviews

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I got thrown off the internet when I finished my review, so if this is a repeat, I apologize. This is a magnificent dish. Try adding a pinch or two of dried red chili flakes, and a handful of shredded low fat cheddar. If you still have any room, finish off with a cup of Balsamic Strawberries, #18708, topped with a dab of frozen whipped topping (no fat of course!) WOWSERS! That's a dinner!

Clifford Boren April 12, 2002

Fantastic, with a few substitutions: organic veggie broth instead of beef broth, 1/2 oz dried porcini mushrooms, 1/2 dried shiitake mushrooms, and 2.5 cups sliced button mushrooms. I also took Clifford's suggestion with a few light dashes of cayenne and a handful of light, shredded 3-cheese blend when the mixture had reduced a little. I also added sea salt to taste - truly amazing and quick to make. This one's going in the 'Dinner Party' cookbook. :o)

mlomeister March 24, 2007

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