Pasta with Creamy Mushroom Sauce

Pasta with Creamy Mushroom Sauce

Wine Pairing​

A great way to start or end your week is to prepare something special, quick, and really easy. You must try this delicious pasta recipe! A dinner pasta idea with a delicious creamy mushroom sauce that is a perfect addition to your family meal recipe repertoire. You can serve this creamy garlic penne pasta recipe as a lunch, afternoon snack, or a dinner meal for the family.

Use 3/4 pounds of pasta if you want a little saucier dish. If you want this pasta recipe to be low carb, then you may use zucchini noodles. Check out this recipe about how to make delicious zucchini noodles. Zucchini noodles are a great pasta substitute.

If you are vegetarian, you can omit the pork loin. Also, using a vegetarian (rennet-free) parmesan cheese is a great idea to make this purely vegetarian. Add chicken, shrimp, salmon, or sausage to this pasta for additional protein. Peas, broccoli, and spinach will make this a little healthier. If you love bold flavors, you may use shiitake, portobello, or porcini mushrooms for a depth of mushroom flavor.

Crusty bread as a side for this dish? Why not! Try our delicious Crusty Classic French Bread recipe.

A delicious pasta recipe with creamy mushroom sauce that can be paired with light red wines.

  • Pinot Noir
  • Grenache
  • Counoise
  • Carignan

Anne Amie Vineyards Winemaker's Selection Pinot Noir 2018


Dark cherry sweet tobacco horehound candy cardamom black tea kirsch sweet dark cherries and berries forest floor anise dark chocolate nibs baking spice long with rich smooth tannins and acidity.

Firesteed Pinot Noir Willamette Valley 2019


It has lively aromas of Raspberry and dark Cherry. Classic combination of fresh fruit and earthy elements. The wine’s broad mouthfeel and smooth tannins will continue to integrate as this elegant wine ages.

Francis Ford Coppola Winery Director's Cut Pinot Noir 2018


An abundantly flavorful Pinot displaying vibrant tones of red cherry and pomegranate. The Russian River Valley’s loam and alluvial soil compositions create a very rich and fragrant Pinot Noir that offers pronounced floral notes and a distinct earthy character.

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