Homemade Alfredo Sauce
Homemade Alfredo Sauce is so creamy and flavorful, and so simple to make from scratch with just a few ingredients! You'll never need the jarred stuff again.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Servings: 6 servings
- 1 stick ½ cup butter
- 2 garlic cloves minced
- 2 1/2 cups heavy cream
- 2 cups freshly grated Parmesan cheese
- Fresh cracked black pepper
In a large skillet, melt the butter over medium-low heat. Add garlic and cook, stirring often, for 1-2 minutes or until fragrant. Be careful not to burn.
Whisk in heavy cream and allow to bubble up to a simmer, then simmer for 2-3 minutes.
Whisk in the parmesan and bring to a simmer - do not boil - for about 3-4 minutes or until sauce has thickened slightly.
Add salt and pepper to taste and toss with fresh, hot pasta. Garnish with fresh minced parsley.
- Recipe makes about 3 cups of sauce, which is enough for a pound of fettuccine pasta.
- Nutritional information does not include pasta.
Calories: 487kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 14g | Fat: 46g | Saturated Fat: 28g | Cholesterol: 165mg | Sodium: 547mg | Potassium: 116mg | Vitamin A: 34.9% | Vitamin C: 1.1% | Calcium: 43.6% | Iron: 1.7%