Easy 5 Ingredient Alfredo Sauce
Easy Alfredo Sauce recipe that will hit the spot when you're looking for quick, homemade comfort food.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time25 mins
- 1 stick butter
- 1 cup 1/2 & 1/2
- 1 cup Parmesan cheese
- 1 tablespoon dried parsley
- 1 tablespoon dried basil
Melt butter in the bottom of a sauce pan on medium heat.
Add remaining ingredients and stir to combine well.
Cook over medium heat until sauce is thoroughly warmed.
(Optional) Sauce can be thickened at this point if desired. To thicken the sauce, make a mixture of 2 tablespoons of corn starch with 1/4 cup of milk or water, and add it to the sauce. Stir occasionally over medium heat until thickened.
(Optional) Seafood of your choice can be added, if desired. Add seafood (like crab meat, cooked shrimp, or canned clams) to the sauce and continue to cook until thoroughly warmed.
Serve over linguine or your favorite pasta. Can be garnished with additional Parmesan cheese, parsley, and/or basil.