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Mexican Corn Pasta with Chipotle Alfredo

Corn pasta is tossed in Chipotle Alfredo Sauce, topped with cotija cheese and fresh cilantro for a vegetarian & gluten free, Mexican inspired pasta dish!

Gluten Free Chipotle Alfredo Pasta

After a long and crazy week of shooting my upcoming web series, I’m so excited to share a new recipe with all of you!

Spicy Mexican Pasta Alfredo

Creamy chipotle alfredo sauce is tossed with corn pasta and topped with fresh cilantro and cotija cheese.

This pasta dish is gluten free, vegetarian and more Mexican than Italian!

Mexican Corn Pasta with Chipotle Alfredo Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 4 tbsp butter
  • 2 cloves garlic (minced)
  • ½ cup milk
  • 1 cup greek yogurt
  • ¼ cup parmesan cheese
  • ½ tsp sea salt
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 2 tsp ground chipotle pepper
  • 1 lime (zested and juiced)
  • 8 oz corn spaghetti
  • 2 tbsp fresh cilantro (chopped)
  • 2 tbsp cotija cheese
  • ½ tsp red pepper flakes

Melt the butter in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Add the garlic and sauté for 1 minute.

Chipotle Alfredo Recipe

Add the milk and greek yogurt, whisk well, then add the parmesan cheese.

Chipotle Alfredo Recipe

Add the sea salt, cumin and chipotle pepper, then zest and juice the lime into the sauce.

Chipotle Alfredo Sauce Recipe

Consistently whisk for 1-2 minutes. Reduce the heat to low and simmer 4-5 minutes.

Meanwhile, boil water and cook the pasta according to package directions.

Add the pasta to the alfredo sauce and toss.

Place in a serving bowl and top with fresh cilantro, cotija cheese and red pepper flakes.

Gluten Free Chipotle Alfredo Pasta

Grab a fork and dig in!

Corn Pasta with Chipotle Alfredo

Gluten Free Chipotle Alfredo Pasta
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Mexican Corn Pasta with Chipotle Alfredo

Corn pasta is tossed in Chipotle Alfredo Sauce, topped with cotija cheese and fresh cilantro for a vegetarian & gluten free, Mexican inspired pasta dish!

Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 20 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 2 people
Calories 804 kcal
Author Whitney Bond

Ingredients

  • 4 tbsp butter
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • ½ cup milk
  • 1 cup greek yogurt
  • ¼ cup parmesan cheese
  • ½ tsp sea salt
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 2 tsp ground chipotle pepper
  • 1 tbsp lime juice freshly squeezed
  • 1 tsp lime zest
  • 8 oz corn spaghetti
  • 2 tbsp fresh cilantro chopped
  • 2 tbsp cotija cheese
  • ½ tsp red pepper flakes

Instructions

  1. Melt the butter in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat.

  2. Add the garlic and sauté for 1 minute.
  3. Add the milk and greek yogurt, whisk well, then add the parmesan cheese.

  4. Add the sea salt, cumin and chipotle pepper, then zest and juice the lime into the sauce.
  5. Consistently whisk for 1-2 minutes.
  6. Reduce the heat to low and simmer 4-5 minutes.
  7. Meanwhile, boil water and cook the pasta according to package directions.
  8. Add the pasta to the alfredo sauce and toss.
  9. Place in a serving bowl and top with fresh cilantro, cotija cheese and red pepper flakes.