Easy Pasta Alfredo


Who would believe that five simple ingredients could taste so rich and delicious? 'This creamy, comforting sauce can be made in a matter of minutes,' assures Karin DeCarlo from Milford, Pennsylvania.

Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
20 mins
Total Time:
25 mins
4 servings


  • ½ cup butter or margarine

  • 1 cup whipping cream

  • teaspoon ground nutmeg

  • 1 cup shredded Parmesan cheese

  • 1 (19 ounce) package frozen cheese tortellini


  1. In a saucepan, melt butter over medium-low heat. Add cream and nutmeg; heat through but do not boil. Stir in Parmesan cheese until melted. Cook tortellini according to package directions; drain. Transfer to a large serving bowl. Add the cheese sauce and toss to coat. Serve immediately.