Real Alfredo Sauce

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by Gatorbek

Don't know where I originally got this, but this is the best alfredo sauce I have ever had outside of a restaurant. I have made it with or without the cream cheese, and with all Parmesan, and it still turns out great. The nutmeg is essential!

Top Review by Nachozilla

FINALLY!!! A 'real' alfredo recipe! Thanks so much for sharing, it was wonderful!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat.
  2. Add cream and cream cheese, stirring constantly, until slightly thickened.
  3. Stir in nutmeg, parmesan, romano cheese, and garlic.
  4. Stir constantly until melted completely.
  5. Salt to taste.
  6. Mix in egg yolks.
  7. Continue to simmer over medium low heat, stirring constantly, for 3 to 5 minutes.
  8. Serve over pasta, garnished with additional grated cheese and parsley.

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