Smarter Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe

Looking for an easy Smarter Fettuccine Alfredo recipe? Learn how to make Smarter Fettuccine Alfredo using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by christinavt

Makes 4 servings



Give your taste buds a treat with this creamy variation of a family favorite. From kraftfoods.com. fettuccine, chicken broth, flour, Light Cream Cheese, Grated Parmesan Cheese, nutmeg, pepper, fresh parsley cvt

Recipe Ingredients for Smarter Fettuccine Alfredo

1/2 lb. fettuccine, uncooked (113664)
1 1/4 cups (fat-free reduced-sodium) chicken broth (105273)
4 tsp. flour
80 g (1/3 cup) light cream cheese spread (90774)
3 tbsp. grated parmesan cheese, divided
1/4 tsp. ground nutmeg
1/8 tsp. garlic powder, optional
1/8 tsp. pepper
2 tbsp. chopped fresh parsley

Recipe Directions for Smarter Fettuccine Alfredo

  1. COOK pasta as directed on package.

  2. MEANWHILE, mix broth and flour in medium saucepan with wire whisk. Add cream cheese spread, 2 Tbsp. of the Parmesan cheese, the nutmeg and pepper; cook 2 min. or until mixture comes to boil and thickens, stirring constantly.

  3. DRAIN pasta; place in large bowl. Add sauce; toss to coat. Sprinkle with remaining 1 Tbsp. Parmesan cheese and the parsley.

Categories

Cheese, Pasta, Main Dish, American, Italian, Quick, Sugar-Free

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 160.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
272
Calories from Fat
50
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.5g
8%
Saturated Fat
2.6g
13%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
13mg
4%
Sodium
282mg
12%
Potassium
20mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
46.2g
15%
Dietary Fiber
2.2g
9%
Sugars
2.4g
Protein
10.5g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 7% Iron 1%
* 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
D+
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Low in sugar
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