Penne with Creamy Vodka Sauce

1
Grace Pulley

By
@Gracie58

It doesn't get much quicker or simple than this when it comes to getting dinner on the table fast. This is a family favorite and is perfect when you want a light meal that is full of flavor and filling.

Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1-16 oz box
penne pasta
2-15 oz can(s)
tomato sauce
1/2 c
vodka
1 c
heavy cream
1/2 c
grated pecorino romano or parmesan cheese
salt and coarsely ground black pepper to taste

How to Make Penne with Creamy Vodka Sauce

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cook the penne according to the package directions, drain and keep warm.
  • 2Combine the tomato sauce and vodka in a large saucepan over medium heat. Bring to a simmer and cook for 5 minutes.
  • 3Decrease the heat to low and stir in the cream. Simmer for 1 minute to heat through.
  • 4Add the cooked penne and the cheese and cook for 1 minute to heat through. Remove from the heat and season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper.

Printable Recipe Card

About Penne with Creamy Vodka Sauce

Course/Dish: Pasta
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 5 Comments & Reviews

20 Hearty Lasagna Recipes

20 Hearty Lasagna Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Creamy, cheesy and oh so good, we've found 20 hearty lasagna recipes to dig into!

Easy Spaghetti Recipes That Go Beyond Spaghetti And Meatballs

Easy Spaghetti Recipes That Go Beyond Spaghetti and Meatballs

Kitchen Crew

Spaghetti and meatballs is delicious comfort food. Whether you've created a sauce that simmers on the stove all day or using a jarred sauce for a shortcut easy meal, put...

Magnificent Macaroni And Cheese Recipe

Magnificent Macaroni and Cheese

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Macaroni and cheese go together like peanut butter and jelly, salt and pepper, or any other classic combination. It is a staple from your childhood that is unlikely to conjure...