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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 7
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 95.3
  • Total Fat: 4.8 g
  • Cholesterol: 13.5 mg
  • Sodium: 124.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 6.4 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.3 g
  • Protein: 2.6 g

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Lemon Vodka Cream Sauce


Lemon Vodka Cream Sauce

Introduction

Lighter version of RR's Limoncello sauce Lighter version of RR's Limoncello sauce
Number of Servings: 7

Ingredients

    1 1/2 cups Fat free half and half
    2 tbsp unsalted butter
    10 fresh Basil leaves, chopped
    2 oz lemon flavored Vodka or Limoncello
    2 Lemons, 1 zested, juice from both
    1 clove Garlic crushed
    4 tbsp Parmesan cheese
    1tsp black pepper

    14 oz Whole Wheat Angel Hair or other favorite Pasta (not included in nutritional info)


Directions

Cook pasta as directed.


Meanwhile, melt butter in med skillet over med high heat then add garlic and let cook for 5-10 seconds until aromatic. Add 1/2 & 1/2, vodka, lemon juice, and lemon peel. Bring the mixture to a boil, then reduce the heat and simmer until slightly thickened, about 10 minutes. Remove the garlic clove from the sauce and discard.


Drain pasta, return to pan and add the sauce, basil, and pepper, toss to combine. Sprinkle with Parmesan and additional basil (if desired) before serving.


Makes enough sauce to cover 14oz pasta (about 7 servings)

Number of Servings: 7

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MOM2_JOHN_JACK.






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  • Oh Yowza! I'm tempted to leave work, go home and cook this right now! I am a pasta baby - will never take it out of my diet! Thanks for sharing ;-) - 3/19/08

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