Screaming noodles

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Lynnda Cloutier

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@eatygourmet

this is a family vegetarian favorite. It makes a nice party dish or potluck offering because it's so pretty. It holds up fairly well for reheating or last minute assembly.Unknown source but maybE costco

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Ingredients

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    1 pound wide egg noodles
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    salt
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    2 tablespoons olive oil
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    two garlic cloves, minced
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    1/2 teaspoon dried basil
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    1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
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    1 cup cottage cheese
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    1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese
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    1/2 cup low sodium chicken broth or vegetable broth
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    two bags baby spinach, 5 ounces each
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    1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley
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    pepper

How to Make Screaming noodles

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  1. bring 4 quarts water to a boil in a large pot. Add the noodles and 1 tablespoon salt and cook, stirring often, until al dente. Reserve 1/2 cup of the pasta cooking water, then drain the noodles and return them to the pot
  2. Meanwhile, heat the oil, garlic, basil, red pepper flakes, and 1/2 teaspoons salt in medium pan over medium heat until sizzling, about one minute. Add the cottage cheese, Parmesan, and broth and cook, stirring occasionally, until thickened slightly, 2 to 4 minutes.
  3. Stir the sauce into the noodles, adjusting the consistency with the reserved pasta cooking water as needed. Stir in the spinach, one handful at a time, and cook until wilted, about 30 seconds. Add the parsley and season with salt and pepper to taste. Serve. Serves four.

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About Screaming noodles

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides




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