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

Provided by PanNan

Categories     European

Time 30m

Yield 6 serving(s)

Number Of Ingredients 10

1 (8 ounce) package regular egg fettuccine
1 (8 ounce) package spinach fettuccine (can use egg and boil in spinach juice)
1 cup thinly sliced julienne cut ham or 1 cup Canadian bacon
1 cup sliced mushroom, of your choice (optional)
1 cup frozen green pea (optional)
1/2 cup sweet butter
1 1/2 cups heavy cream
1 1/4 cups grated parmesan cheese
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper


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

Nutrition Facts : Calories 724.8, Fat 47.2, SaturatedFat 28.1, Cholesterol 213.2, Sodium 909.4, Carbohydrate 51.6, Fiber 1.3, Sugar 1, Protein 24.4

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