Katerina Posted June 01, 2005 12:28 PM
Green Bean Alfredo with Cheese Ravioli

1 (1-pound) package frozen cheese-filled ravioli
3 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 pound fresh green beans
2 garlic cloves, pressed
1/2 teaspoon chopped fresh rosemary
1 1/2 cups whipping cream
3/4 cup dry white wine or chicken broth
3/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
1/4 cup shredded Parmesan cheese
Garnish: fresh rosemary sprigs

Cook pasta according to package directions; keep warm.
Melt butter in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat; add green beans, garlic, and rosemary, and sauté 6 minutes or until beans are crisp-tender. Remove mixture, and set aside.

Add whipping cream to skillet, and bring to a boil, stirring constantly. Cook, stirring constantly, 10 minutes.

Return green bean mixture to skillet; add wine and pepper, and cook 5 minutes. Stir in 2 tablespoons cheese. Serve over ravioli, and sprinkle evenly with remaining 2 tablespoons cheese. Garnish, if desired.

Yield: Makes 6 servings