How to make Farfelle in Creamy Broccoli Sauce -

Creamy broccoli sauce makes farfalle every so tasty.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Farfalle pasta, Broccoli florets

Cuisine : Italian

Course : Noodles and Pastas

Farfelle in Creamy Broccoli Sauce

Farfelle in Creamy Broccoli Sauce Recipe Card


Italian cuisine has developed through centuries of social and political changes, with roots stretching to antiquity.  Italian cuisine is simple and a number of dishes having only four to eight ingredients.  They rely mostly on the quality of ingredients rather than elaborate preparation.
Noteworthy changes in Italian cuisine happened with the discovery of the New World and the introduction of potatoes, tomatoes, bell peppers and maize, which are now an integral part of this cuisine.  Italian cuisine is known for its regional diversity each with a distinct taste.  This cuisine today is probably one of the most popular in the world.

Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Farfelle in Creamy Broccoli Sauce Recipe

  • Farfalle pasta 200 grams

  • Broccoli florets 12-16

  • Olive oil 2 tablespoons

  • Onion finely chopped 1 medium

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Potato 1 medium

  • Milk 1 cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Black pepper powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Parmesan cheese 50 grams

  • Red chilli powder 1/4 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat sufficient water in a deep non-stick pan and place a sieve in it. Put the broccoli florets in it and blanch. Heat olive in a non-stick wok, add onion and garlic and sauté. Remove broccoli and soak in cold water.

Step 2

Put pasta in the sieve and let it cook till al dante. Put half the broccoli florets in a mixer jar, add boiled potato and 1 cup milk and grind.

Step 3

Drain farfalle and add to the sautéed onion-garlic and mix well. Add salt, black pepper powder and toss. Add the broccoli mixture and mix well.

Step 4

Grate parmesan cheese and mix. Transfer into a serving bowl. Garnish with the remaining broccoli florets, sprinkle red chilli powder on top and serve hot.

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