Noodles with Browned Butter and Toasted Almonds

Almond and butter add a rich flavor to this no-fuss pasta side dish - ready in just 20 minutes.

(0)
(0)
Save and Share
  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 20 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 6
 

Ingredients

3
cups uncooked egg noodles (6 oz)
2
tablespoons butter (do not use margarine)
3
tablespoons slivered almonds
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/8
teaspoon pepper
1
tablespoon chopped fresh parsley

SAVE ON THIS RECIPE!

LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 In 2-quart saucepan, cook noodles to desired doneness as directed on package. Drain; return to saucepan. Cover to keep warm.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in 1-quart saucepan, cook butter and almonds over medium heat for 5 to 8 minutes or until light golden brown, stirring frequently.
  • 3 Pour browned butter and almonds over cooked noodles; toss gently to coat. Sprinkle with salt, pepper and parsley; toss to combine.
  • 1 In 2-quart saucepan, cook noodles to desired doneness as directed on package. Drain; return to saucepan. Cover to keep warm.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in 1-quart saucepan, cook butter and almonds over medium heat for 5 to 8 minutes or until light golden brown, stirring frequently.
  • 3 Pour browned butter and almonds over cooked noodles; toss gently to coat. Sprinkle with salt, pepper and parsley; toss to combine.

EXPERT TIPS

toggle

Expert Tips

Like other pasta, egg noodles become gummy if they sit too long after being cooked. Time the preparation so that you can dress the noodles with the butter-almond mixture as soon as possible after cooking.

Nutritional information

toggle

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1/2 Cup
Calories
170
(
Calories from Fat
60),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
7%
(Saturated Fat
3g,
3%
),
Cholesterol
35mg
35%;
Sodium
220mg
220%;
Total Carbohydrate
21g
21%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
1g
1%
),
Protein
5g
5%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
2%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.