Mushrooms Go PINK Recipe: Mushroom Cream Sauce with Pasta by Louisa of Living Lou

Have you been buying up mushrooms in PINK packaging this month? Here's another great recipe in support of Mushrooms Go PINK!

Mushroom Cream Sauce with Pasta 
by Louisa of Living Lou

Ingredients (serves 4-6)  
2 tbsp olive oil
6 pieces of bacon, sliced into 1 inch pieces
1/2 an onion, chopped
4 cloves garlic, minced
4 tbsp butter
1 lb white button mushrooms, sliced
8 sprigs fresh thyme
2/3 cup dry white wine
1/2 cup 15% cream
1 package of fettuccine pasta, cooked according to package directions

1. In a large pan, heat olive oil over medium heat. Add onion and bacon, sauté for 3-5 minutes.
2. Add garlic, cook for another minute or until fragrant.
3. Next, add butter, mushrooms, and fresh thyme. Sauce for 3 minutes or until mushrooms begin to cook down.
4. Finally, add the white wine, cooking for 3-5 minutes, then add the cream and simmer for 2-4 minutes or until sauce has thickened up.
5. Remove sprigs of thyme and serve over pasta.

Louisa Clements is the writer, recipe developer and photographer behind the Canadian food blog Living Lou. She is passionate about leading a healthy lifestyle and creates simple, healthy and nutritious recipes to inspire others to follow suit. Living Lou was chosen as Psychology of Eating's Top 100 healthy blogs of 2012 as well as Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution Blog of the Month.  

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