Spaghetti & Prawns Alfredo

This is another dish which usually uses Parmesan but yet again I've given it my “Triple C” twist & I promise you it is just as delicious!


Serves 4   Approx 83p each

Prep time 10 minutes   Cooking time 15 minutes

Level 🍴🍴



  • 400g dried spaghetti
  • 150g peeled prawns (defrosted if frozen)
  • 80g chestnut mushrooms
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 ball mozzarella, chopped into small dice
  • 100g cheddar, finely grated
  • 150ml double cream
  • 1 tsp dried basil
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • salt & pepper




Cook the spaghetti according to pack instuctions.

Place a large frying pan on a medium-high heat & add some olive oil. Cook the prawns, garlic, basil & paprika for about 2-3 minutes. Remove from the pan & set aside.






Add a little more oil to the pan & cook the mushrooms until soft.




Return the prawns to the pan with the mushrooms then add the cream, grated cheddar & mozzarella & stir until the cheese has melted. Season with a little salt & pepper.

Drain the pasta & add to the sauce. Make sure the spaghetti gets well coated with the sauce & serve immediately.


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