Do you want to innovate in your recipes? We will propose you a delicious and nutritious dish that is also a perfect option for Halloween night as it takes advantage of one of the essential ingredients of this special day, the pumpkin.
We will give you the recipe so you can learn how to prepare pasta with pumpkin sauce in simple steps. Keep reading, and you will be able to surprise your loved ones with a delicious dish and, also, with all the benefits of pumpkin.
We will have to prepare the pasta with pumpkin sauce to put a pot to boil with water; add salt and a dash of oil to make the pasta much tastier. When it breaks the boil, pour in the pasta you want to cook (ravioli, for example, are spectacular with this recipe.
In the meantime, place milk, butter, cream cheese, and Parmesan cheese in a large saucepan; cook on low until cream cheese is melted, stirring frequently. Add the pumpkin and seasonings; mix them well. Cook this until heated through, stirring occasionally.
You can make other dishes with the remaining pumpkin, such as a homemade pumpkin cream that is to die for is cooking. We will m with the remaining pumpkin cake the pumpkin sauce. The first task we need to do is to peel and chop the onion, and then we also chop the pumpkin until we have small pieces.
We add a good jet of oil in a frying pan, and when it starts to get hot, we add the onion and lower the heat so that it does not burn. Once we notice that it starts to have a transparent tone, add the pumpkin and let it cook all together for approximately 3 minutes.
The following step is to add the small glass of white wine to the pan, we raise the heat a little (to make it evaporate) and we leave it for a minute or two. Then we add a little salt (to taste) and remove the pan from the heat. Next, we put everything in a blender, add a little cream (optional) and blend everything until we get a creamy and uniform texture.
In a separate frying pan, pour a splash of olive oil, and when it is hot, we will add the pieces of bacon to fry them and make them crisp. The best thing to do this step is that the oil is boiling. Otherwise, this ingredient will cook and soften and what we are looking for, precisely, is crunchy. Turn and turn, and you will have it ready. Reservation.
When the pasta is ready, we will have to drain it. Then you can serve it in individual plates, spoon the sauce over it, and, as a final touch, put the crispy pieces of bacon on top. The appearance will be delicious, and it tastes even more! Enjoy your pasta with pumpkin sauce any day of the year.
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If you want to opt for a low-calorie recipe, we suggest you consult our article on light pasta where you will discover the best way to enjoy this Italian dish while reducing its caloric intake as much as possible.
Adapted and translated by The Cop Cart Staff