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Homemade Pasta Sauce made with Cream Cheese tossed with pasta and topped with parsley and red pepper
5 from 2 votes

Homemade Alfredo Sauce

This Alfredo Sauce recipe is not only rich, creamy, and DELICIOUS, but also super easy to make using a combination of cream cheese, butter and cream as a base. Use it to make Fettuccini Alfredo, or over veggies, baked potatoes, in casseroles and more!
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  • 8 oz cream cheese softened
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 4 oz freshly grated parmesan cheese
  • 3 large fresh garlic cloves pressed
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 1/2 tsp Italian seasoning dried
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper


  • In a large skillet set to medium eat the butter and pressed garlic in a large skillet over low heat until it begins to bubble and becomes fragrant.
  • Add the cream, cream cheese, parmesan, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper and whisk until smooth.
  • Turn the heat to medium high and continue to heat stirring occasionally until it begins to rapidly boil, and allow to boil for 1-2 minutes. Then remove from heat. Sauce will continue to thicken as it cools. Enjoy!

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Nutrition Information:

Serving: 0.25cupCalories: 311kcal (16%)Carbohydrates: 2g (1%)Protein: 5g (10%)Fat: 31g (48%)Saturated Fat: 19g (119%)Cholesterol: 103mg (34%)Sodium: 336mg (15%)Potassium: 70mg (2%)Fiber: 0gSugar: 0gVitamin A: 1155IU (23%)Vitamin C: 0.5mg (1%)Calcium: 154mg (15%)Iron: 0.2mg (1%)

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)