Leftover Sweet Potato Fettuccine Alfredo

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Leftover Sweet Potato Fettuccine Alfredo

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Recipe Data

6
Servings
10min
Prep
20min
Total

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Description

Don't let your leftovers go to waste! Use your leftover herbs and sweet potato mash to create this creamy and savory take on Fettuccine Alfredo. 

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Ingredients
Serves 6
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1 lbs.Hy-Vee fettuccine noodles
2 tbsp.Hy-Vee unsalted butter
1large shallot, finely chopped
2 clove(s)garlic, minced
2 tsp.fresh thyme, finely chopped
2 tsp.fresh sage, finely chopped
1 c.leftover mashed sweet potatoes, or Bird's Eye frozen mashed sweet potatoes and carrots with brown sugar prepared according to package directions
1 ½ c.Hy-Vee whole milk
1 c.Hy-Vee finely shredded Parmesan cheese, plus additional for garnish
Fresh herbs, such as thyme, parsley, or basil, for garnish

Things To Grab

  • Large stockpot
  • Colander
  • Large skillet

Directions

  1. Cook fettuccine noodles according to package directions, drain, and keep warm.

  2. Heat butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Add shallot, garlic, thyme, and sage. Saute until shallots have softened, about 4 to 5 minutes. Stir in leftover sweet potato mash and whole milk, heat through. Stir in Parmesan cheese until melted. Toss sweet potato sauce with fettuccine noodles. Serve, garnished with additional Parmesan cheese and fresh herbs, if desired.

Nutrition facts

Servings

460 Calories per serving

Amounts Per Serving

  • Total Fat: 12g
  • Cholesterol: 30mg
  • Sodium: 290mg
  • Total Carbohydrates: 72g
  • Protein: 19g

Daily Values

0%
Iron 15%
0%
Calcium 25%
0%
Vitamin D 6%
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Potassium 8%

Recipe Source:

Hy-Vee Test Kitchen