Penne with Blue Cheese and Walnuts

  • Preparation 15 MIN
    Cooking 15 MIN
  • Servings 4



  1. Cook the pasta in boiling salted water until al dente. Drain, oil lightly and set aside.
  2. In the same saucepan over medium heat, brown the shallot and garlic in the oil. Season with salt and pepper. Deglaze with the wine and reduce for 1 minute. Add the cream and blue cheese and simmer, stirring constantly, until the cheese melts. Add the pasta and nuts. Cook, stirring constantly, until the pasta is heated through and coated with sauce. Adjust the seasoning.
  3. Sprinkle Parmigiano-Reggiano and chives on each serving.

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Nutrition Facts

For 1 serving

With 35% cream

Content % Daily Value
Calories 898  
Total Fat 51 g  
Saturated Fat 18 g  
Sodium (salt) 662 mg  
Carbohydrates 78 g  
Fibre 5 g  
Protein 29 g