Jow - Recipe: Ham & Cheese Pasta

Ham & Cheese Pasta

Like mac & cheese with ham...comfort food for all ages!

3 minutesPrep time
10 minutesCook time
634 cal.Per serving


Stovetop, Pot (small), Colander, Frying pan


Pasta (fusilli or rotini)

Step 1

Cook the pasta according to the package instructions. Reserve 2-4 tbsp of the pasta cooking liquid.

Heavy cream
Monterey Jack cheese

Step 2

Meanwhile, add the cream, cheese (chopped, sliced or shredded), salt & pepper to a pan. Cook over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, until the cheese melts.

Step 3

Add the pasta cooking liquid to the cream mixture. Stir & continue to cook over low heat until the pasta is done.

Pasta (fusilli or rotini)

Step 4

Drain the pasta & add to the pot with the cream sauce.

Parmesan (grated)

Step 5

Tear or chop the ham into pieces & arrange over top the pasta. Add the grated parmesan cheese. Season to taste with salt & pepper. Enjoy!

Nutrition facts

Average estimated amount for one serving

Energy634 cal.

On average, one serving of the recipe "Ham & Cheese Pasta" contains 634 Energy, 33 g of Fat, 63 g of Carbohydrates, 42 g of Protein.

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