On Line Cookbook

Sue's Famous Curry Pasta

Recipe Information
10 minute - Brilliant yellow curry sauce.

Susan Holden

Serves/Makes:4 or more

  • Your choice of fresh or dried pasta, fettucinni works well.
  • Splash of olive oil for pan
  • 1 small to medium onion
  • 2 large diced garlic cloves
  • 1/4 cup (60 ml) chicken stock
  • 1/4 cup (60 ml) white wine or more chicken stock
  • 1-1/2 tsp (7 ml) curry powder
  • dash of sugar
  • pinch of dry chili peppers, to taste
  • 1/4 cup (60 ml) butter
  • diced red peppers
  • parsley
  • grated parmesan
  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) cream (use skim milk if counting calories).
  • pinch of chili peppers, dried or fresh
  • dash of sugar
  • Begin boiling water for pasta.
  • Finely dice onion and garlic and place in deep sauce pan; saute until just transluscent.
  • Deglaze pan with chicken stock or wine; simmer for two minutes on medium heat.
  • Add curry to taste, chili peppers and sugar.
  • On low heat, reduce sauce for 10 minutes.
  • Add butter; stir in and slowly add cream.
  • Simmer sauce until you have desired consistency.
  • Stir in parmesan.
  • While sauce is simmering, cook the pasta.
  • Drain pasta, stir in sauce, coat and serve.
  • Garnish with a diced red pepper in center of plate and or parsley.
This sauce can also be used on chicken, fish or rice. Most kids will eat it if you go light on the curry. It is a brilliant yellow color which seems to appeal to them. For dinner guest it is elegant and goes beautifully with a oil and vinegarette salad. You can use all chicken stock if you don't have wine. The beuty of this dish is that most of the ingredients can be found in your cupboard and it can be made within ten minutes.