THREE INGREDIENT RECIPE

How to Make Alfredo Sauce

IT'S SO EASY YOU'LL KNOW THE RECIPE BY HEART!

Want to learn how to make alfredo sauce?  I'm sharing all my tips and tricks so you can make this easily!

“If you're afraid of butter, use cream.”

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-Julia Child

Ingredients

light cream butter fresh grated parmesan

01

Heat cream & butter in a large skillet over low heat until cream thickens about 4 minutes.

02

Light cream is between half and half and heavy cream and has a butterfat around 18-24%

What is  "light" cream?

Cook a pot of fettuccine al dente (which means "to the tooth). It should be firm with a little white center.

03

Reserve about 1/2 cup of pasta water to add and create a super creamy Alfredo sauce!

Alfredo Sauce  Tip

Toss the pasta in the thickened butter and cream sauce until all the pasta is coated.

04

Make this easy and creamy pasta sauce in 15 minutes!

"Simply delicious! Who knew a cream sauce could be so easy. Just like you said I had never noticed light cream in the store. Love this tip!."

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I believe good comfort food is approachable, has a kiss of Italian flavor, and shouldn't take hours to make. Grab a seat at the table!