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Best Alfredo Sauce

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Best Alfredo Sauce

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  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 3 cloves garlic (minced)
  • 1 Tbsp. all purpose flour
  • 2 cups half-and-half cream
  • 2 cups shredded Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 tsp. salt (only if you use unsalted butter)
  • chopped parsley (freshly, if desired)
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    Calories720Calories from Fat590
    Total Fat65g100%
    Saturated Fat40g200%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat590
    Total Carbohydrate11g4%
    Dietary Fiber0g0%
    Vitamin A45%
    Vitamin C10%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


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    Laurie Dieball 4 months ago
    I use heavy cream - it wasn’t the healthy option so I added bacon to weigh it down more … incredibly good!! Make a ton of sauce!
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    Patty 6 months ago
    Turned out great! We 1/2 the recipe and added Italian seasoning instead of fresh parsley
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    Kathleen Conway 6 months ago
    This was very good and VERY easy to make
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    Jill 6 months ago
    I had all the ingredients on hand (because it’s not complicated) and halved the recipe for our empty nest. We still had plenty leftover for a future meal! And it was quite delicious!
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    Jackie M. 6 months ago
    Easy and delicious !
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    Lori 10 months ago
    Perfect! One of the best I’ve made!!
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    Lib a year ago
    Amazing!!!! Definitely would make again
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    Gord Mowat a year ago
    Spectacular!!! Absolutely delicious thank you
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    Deborah LaMere a year ago
    It turned out fantastic. I appreciate how quick and easy it was to make. I’m also glad to have a recipe that doesn’t make enough Alfredo to feed the entire neighborhood
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    Karen Samuels a year ago
    Good recipe super simple
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    Wavy a year ago
    Great flavor and easy recipe. I added extra cream and chicken broth.
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    Mary Ann M. 2 years ago
    Very rich but perfect. This recipe make enough for 3/4 box spaghetti noodles (12 oz dry). Added some Italian seasoning. Used 1/2 2% milk.
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    Cindy H. 2 years ago
    This was awesome! I’ve been making the recipe with just butter, cream, and Parmesan but it’s always too thin for my liking. This one sticks to the pasta, is creamy, great Parmesan flavor and a touch of garlic flavor. There was nothing left in the pot with this one.
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    Anica Sangetti 2 years ago
    It was delicious! Very cheesy. I did add some fresh cracked black pepper. Highly recommend as a great base Alfredo!
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    Deeck 2 years ago
    So good! I grilled chicken on the side, steamed broccoli on the side, and this sauce is simply delicious!
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    Lopez Murphy 2 years ago
    Very tasty and thick with minimal indredients! I used more butter and less Parmesan for a milder yet flavorful sauce. It was great with angel hair pasta 😋
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    Nohemi Northern 2 years ago
    it was ok, felt like it was kind of bland.
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    Morgan Dancy 3 years ago
    I added a few things very light parsley and added extra salt and pepper but it turned out good added a dash of milk as well to thin it out
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    Younes 3 years ago
    Very good recipe, excellent taste. Thank you
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    lupe zamora 4 years ago
    good but needed more salt!
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    Kay K. 4 years ago
    Turned out great! Super light and yummy.
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    Mark Hurley 4 years ago
    Delicious! Followed recipe - no changes.
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    Tiara Palm 6 years ago
    Delicious! I added a bit more garlic because I love it, but that's my only change! Will make this again and again!