24 Jul Peas & Pasta Carbonara Recipe
1 package (16 ounces) fettuccine
2 cups frozen peas
2 tablespoons butter
1 garlic clove, minced
1-1/2 cups 2% milk
1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, cubed
4 ounces thinly sliced prosciutto or deli ham, cut into thin strips
1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
Coarsely ground pepper
How to make it
In a Dutch oven, cook fettuccine according to package directions, adding the peas during the last 3 minutes of cooking.
In a large skillet, melt butter over medium heat. Add garlic; cook 1 minute. Add milk and cream cheese; cook and stir until blended. Remove from the heat; stir in prosciutto and Parmesan cheese.
Drain fettuccine and peas; toss with sauce. Sprinkle with pepper.
Yield: 6 servings.