Fettuccine with Two Cheeses

Fettuccine with Two Cheeses

Add something cheesy to your family's dinner! Enjoy this pasta and bacon recipe that is ready in 25 minutes – perfect if you love Italian cuisine.

Prep Time

25

Minutes

Total Time

25

Minutes

Makes

4

servings

8
oz uncooked fettuccine
8
slices bacon, cut into 1/4-inch pieces
1/2
cup butter, cut into pieces
1/2
cup half-and-half
1/2
cup shredded Parmesan cheese (2 oz)
1/2
cup crumbled Gorgonzola cheese (2 oz)
1/2
teaspoon cracked black pepper
1
tablespoon chopped fresh basil
  1. Cook and drain fettuccine as directed on package. Meanwhile, in 10-inch skillet, cook bacon over medium-high heat until crisp; drain on paper towels. Discard drippings.
  2. In same skillet, heat butter and half-and-half over medium heat, stirring frequently, until butter is melted and mixture starts to bubble. Reduce heat to low. Simmer 6 minutes, stirring frequently, until slightly thickened; remove from heat. Stir in cheeses, pepper and bacon.
  3. In large serving bowl, toss fettuccine with cheese sauce until well coated. Top with basil.
Makes 4 servings (1 1/3 cups each)
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Tips
Try other cheese combinations, such as shredded Asiago and crumbled blue cheese, in place of the Parmesan and Gorgonzola.
A 9-oz package of refrigerated fettuccine can be substituted for the dried fettuccine.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 640
    • (Calories from Fat 400),
  • Total Fat 44g
    • (Saturated Fat 25g,
    • Trans Fat 1 1/2g),
  • Cholesterol 155mg;
  • Sodium 980mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 40g
    • (Dietary Fiber 2g,
    • Sugars 3g),
  • Protein 22g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 2 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 2 High-Fat Meat;
    • 5 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2 1/2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.