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Pasta with mushrooms

Pasta with mushrooms

Your choice of pasta (spaghetti, penne or whatever) in a creamy sauce with mushrooms and shallots.

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Last modified on: June 15th 2016

For 4 people, you will need:

How long does it take?

Fulfillment
PreparationCookingStart to finish
19 min.18 min.37 min.
Preservation:
Several days in the fridge, covered with plastic film. Can be reheated.
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1
10 min.
Pasta with mushrooms : Photo of step #1 Peel 250 g mushrooms, then cut into small pieces.
Stage 2
5 min.
Pasta with mushrooms : Photo of step #2 Peel 2 shallots and chop.
Stage 3
2 min.
Pasta with mushrooms : Photo of step #3 Pour 3 tablespoons olive oil into a large saucepan on high heat.

When hot, add the chopped shallot, salt and pepper and cook for 1 or 2 minutes without colouring.
Stage 4
5 min.
Pasta with mushrooms : Photo of step #4 Then add the mushrooms, mix well and sauter for a few minutes, but do not salt, otherwise the mushrooms will give off a lot of water.
Stage 5
5 min.
Pasta with mushrooms : Photo of step #5 Add 200 ml liquid cream, mix well, then turn down the heat and leave to reduce slightly,.
Stage 6
6 min.
Pasta with mushrooms : Photo of step #6 Meanwhile, cook the pasta in boiling salted water.
Stage 7
2 min.
Pasta with mushrooms : Photo of step #7 Drain thoroughly...
Stage 8
2 min.
Pasta with mushrooms : Photo of step #8 ... before adding the creamy mushroom sauce.

Mix well, add a few chopped parsley leaves and turn off the heat.
Stage 9
Pasta with mushrooms : Photo of step #9 Serve without delay.

Remarks

For a more pronounced mushroom flavour, add half a packet of dried mushroom soup at the same time as the cream. If you do this, there is no need to leave the sauce to reduce as it will thicken rapidly.

If you use button mushrooms, do take care not to overcook them, as they tend to give off a lot of water at the least provocation (this is why we don't salt them before cooking).

Nutritional information

% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

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