Straw and Hay

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by PanNan

This Alfredo type pasta dish is fairly quick to get to the table after work, but tastes like a rich restaurant meal.

Top Review by Kikimony

WOW! Very good Alfredo sauce! I had to add garlic of course! I used leftover Easter Honey and Praline Ham and used Portabella mushrooms. I did have a hard time finding Spinach noodles here but eventually did, worth the search!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook pasta separately.
  2. If using peas, cook them with either pasta during the last few minutes.
  3. Drain and set aside.
  4. In large, heavy skillet, melt butter over medium heat.
  5. Stir in ham (or Canadian bacon) and mushrooms (if using).
  6. Cook until mushrooms are tender.
  7. Season with salt and pepper.
  8. Add cream.
  9. Cook, stirring constantaly until mixture thickens.
  10. Toss both pastas (and peas, if using) together in a large bowl.
  11. Divide pasta among 6 deep pasta or soup bowls.
  12. Divide sauce and spoon over each portion.
  13. Top each with a generous amount of Parmesan cheese and serve.

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