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Test Kitchen Approved

Easy Alfredo Sauce

Recipe By Mike Johnston, Savory Spice founder

Prep Time

5 Minutes

Cooking Time

25 Minutes

Recipe By Mike Johnston, Savory Spice founder

By the time your pasta is done cooking you'll have this simple yet sophisticated sauce ready to go. It works with several of our cheese blends, too.

Serving Suggestions

Serve over your favorite pasta.

Ingredients

2 Tbsp. butter or margarine

1.5 cups heavy cream

1 egg yolk, optional

Salt and pepper to taste

Choose one of these cheese sprinkles:

0.66 cups Highlands Italian Cheese Sprinkle



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Directions

Melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Add cream and stir to incorporate butter. Add 2/3 cup of your cheese sprinkle of choice and stir until cheese is completely melted. Whisk in egg yolk (if using). Reduce heat to low and simmer for 4 to 6 min. then remove from heat and add salt and pepper to taste. Tip: Use additional cream or some of the pasta cooking water to thin sauce out to desired consistency.