Rotini with Ricotta and Basil Sauce- Dirt Cheap Dinners

Rotini with Ricotta and Basil Sauce:083: 3 tbs basil salt, to taste 1 lb pkg rotini 1 1/4 cups ricotta (can substitute cottage cheese) 1 garlic clove, finely chopped 1/3 cup olive oil 1/8 tsp nutmeg pepper, to taste 1/4 cup Parmesan

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    Rotini with Ricotta and Basil Sauce
    3 tbs basil
    salt, to taste
    1 lb pkg rotini
    1 1/4 cups ricotta (can substitute cottage cheese)
    1 garlic clove, finely chopped
    1/3 cup olive oil
    1/8 tsp nutmeg

    pepper, to taste
    1/4 cup Parmesan
    Cook the pasta according to directions. Meanwhile, combine the remaining ingredients for the sauce, blending well with a wooden spoon. Add tablespoons of the pasta cooking water, if necessary, to form a smooth, creamy-textured sauce. Drain the pasta and combine it thoroughly with the sauce. Serve immediately. 4 servings = about 785 calories.

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    Default Re: Rotini with Ricotta and Basil Sauce


    is that 785 calories per serving or the whole 4?

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    Default Re: Rotini with Ricotta and Basil Sauce


    per serving...a bit less if you use cottage cheese instead of ricotta.

 

 

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