Pumpkin Alfredo

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Dana Ramsey

By
@DRamsey

Love cooking with pumpkin and this year I have been experimenting with it in several of my favorite dishes. It certainly worked out well with this dish and gave it such a lovely Fall flavor. It was so nice and creamy too!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
6 or 8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

3 Tbsp
unsalted butter
2 Tbsp
minced garlic
1 c
roasted pumpkin puree
2 c
heavy cream (can substitute half & half)
1/2 c
cooked chopped spinach (see note below)
1-1 1/2 pkg
grated parmesan and romano cheese
1/2 tsp
ground nutmeg
salt and pepper to taste
1
10 oz package of fettuccini noodles

Step-By-Step

1Cook noodles according to the package.
2Melt your butter in a saucepan, add the garlic cook for a few moments, then add the fresh spinach and cook until it wilts, add pumpkin mix well, add the cream and bring to a soft boil, next add your cheese and stir until melted, add the nutmeg and then season with salt and pepper.
3Mix your noodles into the cheese sauce and stir until completely mixed. Garnish with more nutmeg and cheese. Yum!
4Note: I used fresh spinach and I used one container of the organic baby spinach you can use frozen spinach if you like. Just make sure it is thawed and well drained.

About Pumpkin Alfredo

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy