Pasta: Pasta with Mushrooms, Spinach and Gorgonzola Recipe

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Submitted by color_blue

Makes 6 servings



Modified from thesingledish.com - adapted from Cooking Light.

Recipe Ingredients for Pasta: Pasta with Mushrooms, Spinach and Gorgonzola

10 oz. mushrooms, chopped
1/2 c. onion, diced
2 T. butter (or spread)
1 T. flour
1 c. milk
3/4 c. Gorgonzola cheese
8 oz. whole wheat pasta (linguine specified in recipe)
4 c. spinach
1 salt, to taste
1 pepper, to taste

Recipe Directions for Pasta: Pasta with Mushrooms, Spinach and Gorgonzola

  1. Cook pasta according to directions on package.

  2. In a large sauce pan, melt 1 T. butter and add chopped mushrooms with a pinch of salt. Sauté mushrooms for a few minutes, until tender, remove from pan and set them aside in bowl.

  3. In same pan, melt 1 T. butter and whisk in 1 T. flour. Add milk and whisk together. Bring to a boil and then reduce heat to a simmer for a few minutes to thicken.

  4. Add mushrooms back into pan and whisk together.

  5. Add spinach to pan and whisk together.

  6. Remove from heat and add pasta and cheese. Toss together to coat pasta, salt & pepper to taste and serve hot.

Categories

Pasta, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 182.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
293
Calories from Fat
107
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
11.9g
18%
Saturated Fat
7.0g
35%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
33mg
11%
Sodium
363mg
15%
Potassium
488mg
14%
Total Carbohydrates
35.8g
12%
Dietary Fiber
5.2g
21%
Sugars
4.7g
Protein
13.1g
Vitamin A 47% Vitamin C 12%
Calcium 19% Iron 12%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • High in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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