Let’s face it, everybody loves continental food especially PASTA and it has become a popular food variety amongst little children. Remember the 100-volt smile on your child’s face when you tell them that you’re cooking pasta? Surprise them tonight with their favourite food with the following recipe:
-½ cup carrot chopped
-½ cup bell peppers chopped
-½ cup broccoli florets
-¼ cup mushroom
-2 Tbsp oil
-¼ cup Maida
-1 Cup milk
-Red chilli flakes
-Boil all the vegetables together and ensure that they’re not overly cooked.
-Boil one hand full of pasta in a vessel and add 2 tbsp salt and 2 tbsp oil in it.
-Cook pasta until it is soft and strain the water from it.
-Now take a saucepan and carefully saute all the boiled veggies with oil/ butter in it.
- Take a non-stick ware and melt ½ packet of butter and add ¼ cup of maida to it and stir continuously.
-Once you have a solid while paste add 1 cup milk to it and keep on stirring to avoid the formation of lumps.
-When you see the sauce getting thicker, add some salt, pepper and oregano to it and give it a nice quick stir.
- Quickly, take it off the stove and add the boiled veggies and pasta to the sauce.
-Stir this mixture and ensure that all the pasta has been covered with sauce.
Serve the alfredo pasta hot on a plate and watch your child’s eyes glitter with happiness!