Cheesy ham & broccoli pasta

Cheesy ham & broccoli pasta

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Prep: 10 mins Cook: 20 mins

Easy

Serves 4

Satisfy your comfort food cravings with this cheap and simple creamy pasta dish with chunks of ham and crunchy veg

Nutrition and extra info

Nutrition: per serving

  • kcal902
  • fat62g
  • saturates34g
  • carbs46g
  • sugars6g
  • fibre5g
  • protein37g
  • salt2.9g
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Ingredients

  • 300g pasta (we used conchiglie)
    Pasta

    Pasta

    pah-stah

    Pasta is the Italian name for Italy's version of a basic foodstuff which is made in many…

  • 1 head of broccoli, cut into small florets
    Broccoli

    Broccoli

    brok-o-lee

    Like cabbage and cauliflower, broccoli is a brassica and is sometimes known by its Italian name…

  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
    Onion

    Onion

    un-yun

    Onions are endlessly versatile and an essential ingredient in countless recipes. Native to Asia…

  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 250g ham, cut into chunks (get a nice thick slice from the deli counter)
  • 300ml pot double cream
  • 1 tbsp English mustard
  • 140g mature cheddar, grated

Method

  1. Bring a large pan of water to the boil and cook the pasta following pack instructions, adding the broccoli florets to the pan for the final 4 mins. Drain and set aside.

  2. Meanwhile, make the sauce. Heat the oil in a large pan and cook the onion for 5 mins to soften, then stir in the garlic and cook for 1 min more. Stir in the ham, cream and mustard, then bring to the boil. Add the pasta and broccoli, then stir in the cheese, coating everything in the sauce.

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Comments (2)

Memetimms's picture
5

Big hit with the kids. Loved the mustard flavour.

sarahlouisenz's picture
5

Very easy recipe to follow, flavour packed! Made double so I could freeze half to have another night or for toddler dinners.

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