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Pasta with Creamy Sauce
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Pasta with Creamy Sauce

25 Minutes
10 Min Prep
25 Min Cook
Pasta with peas and a creamy, cheesy sauce is always a hit—and this one serves eight in under a half hour.
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8 servings
Original recipe yields 8 servings
1 Tbsp. butter
1 small onion, chopped
1 clove garlic, minced
1 can (14.5 oz.) fat-free reduced-sodium chicken broth
1/8 tsp. crushed red pepper
1 pkg. (8 oz.) PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese, cubed, softened
1 lb. penne pasta, uncooked
1 cup frozen peas
1/2 cup KRAFT Grated Parmesan Cheese, divided
6 slices OSCAR MAYER Deli Fresh Smoked Ham, chopped
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Let's Make It
1
Melt butter in medium saucepan on medium heat. Add onions and garlic; cook and stir 3 to 5 min. or until fragrant. Add broth and crushed pepper; bring to boil. Whisk in Neufchatel; cook and stir on low heat until Neufchatel is melted and sauce is well blended.
2
Cook pasta as directed on package just until al dente. Meanwhile, stir peas and 1/3 cup Parmesan cheese into sauce; cook 2 to 3 min. or until slightly thickened.
3
Drain pasta. Place in large serving bowl. Add sauce; toss to coat. Top with ham and remaining Parmesan.
Kitchen Tips
Serving Suggestion
Serve with fresh fruit and a side salad to round out the meal.
Serving Suggestion
Serve with a cold glass of prepared CRYSTAL LIGHT Iced Tea Drink.
Substitute
Prepare using whole wheat or multi-grain penne pasta.
Nutrition
Calories
360
Calories From Fat
0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g
14%
Saturated Fat 6g
30%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 35mg
12%
Sodium 500mg
22%
Total Carbohydrates 47g
17%
Dietary Fibers 3g
11%
Sugars 4g
8%
Protein 17g
34%
Vitamin A
15%
Vitamin C
8%
Calcium
15%
Iron
15%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Servings
8 servings, 1 cup each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.
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