Parmesan, Ham, and Spinach Pasta

Total Time
Prep 25 mins
Cook 15 mins

This is a great way to serve spinach and to use left-over Christmas ham. I learned the recipe while in the Netherlands, from a French chef. I usually double the recipe because it freezes very well. I have gotten many requests for this recipe. I usually serve it with garlic bread on the side. ENJOY!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In large skillet on medium heat, saute onions and mushrooms in butter until soft.
  2. While mushrooms are cooking, boil 7 cups water in a large sauce pan.
  3. Add ham, cooking until heated through to mushroom mixture
  4. Add 1/2 cup of milk to ham and mushroom mixture.
  5. Add spinach to the skillet, stirring with large spatula until spinach is broken and well mixed.
  6. Place cream cheese into spinach mixture and stir until melted.
  7. Add garlic powder, mushroom soup, salt and pepper into skillet--stirring until well blended.
  8. Simmer, covered, for 10-12 minutes, adding more milk as necessary for consistency to make a sauce to your liking.
  9. While sauce is simmering, cook noodles in the other pan until tender. Keep heated.
  10. Drain noodles well.
  11. Serve noodles with spinach mixture over top.
  12. Sprinkle with parmesan cheese just before serving.
Most Helpful

Heavy and salty. My family wouldn't eat it. Not a winner at our house.

gleweliz May 19, 2008

This is one great and wonderful recipe!!! The flavor just melted in my mouth. It was easy to make and plenty for leftovers. This is a great recipe to add to my menu.

foodnetworkfan December 14, 2006