Creamy Mushroom and Spinach Pasta

Yield: 6 servings
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
20 mins
Total Time:
30 mins
 
Creamy Mushroom and Spinach Pasta is an easy, elegant vegetarian dish. Hearty mushrooms and whole wheat pasta make it a filling main dish without any meat!
Creamy Mushroom and Spinach Pasta is an easy, but elegant vegetarian pasta dish. Hearty mushrooms and whole wheat pasta make it a filling main dish without any meat! | www.reciperunner.com
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Ingredients

  • 3/4 pound whole wheat farfalle or pasta of choice use gluten-free to make this recipe gluten-free
  • 2 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 10 ounces sliced shiitake mushrooms or creminis
  • 1/2 cup chopped shallots
  • 2 cloves minced garlic
  • 3 cups baby spinach
  • Kosher salt and fresh ground black pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup white wine or low sodium vegetable broth
  • 1/2 cup half and half
  • 1/2 cup shredded parmesan cheese
  • 2 tablespoons chopped flat leaf parsley

Instructions

  1. Cook the pasta according to package instructions.
  2. Heat the olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. When the skillet is hot add in the shallots, garlic, mushrooms, salt and pepper and sauté until the mushrooms are tender, about 5 minutes.
  4. Add in the spinach and sauté until it wilts, about 3 minutes.
  5. Add in the wine and cook 2 minutes or until liquid evaporates, stirring occasionally.
  6. Remove from the heat and stir in the pasta, half and half, parmesan cheese and parsley until everything is combined.
  7. Taste for seasoning and top with more parsley before serving.

Notes

  • Store leftovers in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.

Nutrition Information

Calories: 298, Fat: 6g, Saturated Fat: 3g, Cholesterol: 13mg, Sodium: 163mg, Potassium: 397mg, Carbohydrates: 48g, Fiber: 1g, Sugar: 1g, Protein: 13g, Vitamin A: 1655%, Vitamin C: 6.5%, Calcium: 161%, Iron: 2.8%

*Nutritional information is an estimate. Please consult a doctor or nutritionist for the most accurate nutritional info.

Course: Dinner
Cuisine: American
Keyword: mushroom and spinach pasta, mushroom pasta
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