This Creamy Alfredo Sauce recipe served over pasta and as a dip for breadsticks is fantastic! This one is a family favorite I have been making for years. It’s simple and delicious.
We love comfort food. This Creamy Alfredo sauce is a perfect comfort food recipe. This one has been a family favorite for years. We hope you enjoy it and let us know what you like about it.
Ingredients Needed For Creamy Alfredo Sauce Recipe:
16 ounces of pasta, prepared as directed on package
1 1/2 cups Heavy Cream or Half and Half
1 1/2 cups milk
8 ounces cream cheese, softened and cut into smaller pieces
1 cup Parmesan cheese
1 garlic clove, minced
3 tablespoons butter
1 1/2 tablespoons flour
2 tsp dried parsley, if desired. Sometimes I mix it in and sometimes I sprinkle it on top-it looks pretty on top.
Salt and pepper to taste
Optional: Bacon, cooked and crumbled (I use the pre-cooked crumbled bacon) to sprinkle on top.
Instructions for Creamy Alfredo Sauce Recipe:
Melt butter. Add garlic. Then, mix in flour with a whisk. Add cream, milk, and cream cheese. Combine over medium heat until smooth, stirring frequently with a whisk. Add salt, pepper, and Parmesan cheese-stir until smooth.
Serve sauce over pasta and top with parsley and/or bacon crumbles.
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A delicious creamy pasta sauce with cream cheese.
- 16 ounces pasta prepare as directed on package
- 3 tbsp butter
- 1 ½ tbsp flour
- 1 clove garlic minced
- 1 ½ cups Heavy Cream or Half and Half
- 1 ½ cups milk
- 8 ounces cream cheese softened and cut into smaller pieces
- 1 cup Parmesan Cheese
- salt and pepper to taste
- 2 tsp dried parsley mixed in or sprinked on top
- bacon crumbles if, desired
Cook Pasta according to package directons.
In a saucepan, melt butter and add garlic. Whisk in flour.
Then, add cream, milk, and cream cheese.
Combine over medium heat until smooth and creamy. Stir contintually with a whisk as it heats on a low boil.
Add Parmesan cheese, salt and pepper (and parsley, if desired). Stir until smooth and creamy.
Serve over pasta and as a dip for breadsticks. Sprinkle with bacon crumbles and/or parsley, if desired.
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