Creamy Whole Grain Carbonara

Yield: 35 servings | Serving Size: 1 cup (9 ounces)
Child Nutrition: 1 1/2 meat/meat alternate, 1 1/2 oz. eq. grain, 1/4 cup vegetable (other) | HACCP Process III.

Creamy Whole Grain Carbonara

Ingredients

  • 53 ounces | Uncooked whole grain spaghetti pasta, cook according to package manufacturer directions
  • 1 1/2 pounds | Turkey ham, chopped or diced
  • 1 1/2 pounds | Onion, chopped
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons | Dried Italian seasoning
  • 1 3/4 teaspoons | Ground black pepper
  • 1 (106 ounce) pouch | Land O Lakes® Ultimate White Cheese Sauce Blend
  • 1 quart | Reduced-sodium, fat-free chicken broth
  • 1 1/4 pounds | Frozen peas, thawed
  • 12 ounces | Fresh baby spinach leaves
  • 3/4 cup | Parmesan cheese, grated
  • Optional | Red bell pepper, diced

Preparation

STEP 1

In large stockpot or steam jacketed kettle, heat turkey ham and onions until onions are soft and translucent.  Stir in seasonings, Ultimate White Cheese Sauce, chicken broth and peas.  Bring to a simmer.

STEP 2

Add cooked pasta, stir to coat.  Add spinach and heat until spinach is wilted and mixture is heated through to 165°F for 15 seconds.

CCP: Heat to 165°F for at least 15 seconds

STEP 3

Spray full size steam table pan (12x20x2 1/2-inch) with nonstick cooking spray.  Pour heated mixture into steam table pan.  Sprinkle with grated Parmesan cheese.

CCP: Maintain hot food at 135°F or above


Nutritional Information

  • Serving Size1 cup (9 ounces)
  • Calories327 calories
  • Fat 13 grams
  • Sat. Fat 7 grams
  • Trans Fat 0 grams
  • Cholesterol 46 milligrams
  • Sodium 878 milligrams
  • Carbohydrates 38 grams
  • Dietary Fiber 6 grams
  • Sugars 3 grams
  • Protein 20 grams
  • Vitamin A 1360 IU
  • Vitamin C 9 milligrams
  • Calcium 349 milligrams
  • Iron 4 milligrams

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