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Italian Skillet Toss

Italian Skillet Toss
15 Min

Your family will celebrate with every bite of this one-pot Italian Pasta Toss! A blend of mixed veggies, creamy cheeses, and simple seasonings gives this pasta dish classic and fantastic flavors. It's a dish so good, they'll say it's restaurant-worthy!

What You'll Need

  • 8 ounces bow tie pasta
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 cup half-and-half
  • 1 cup ricotta cheese
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 cup shredded Mozzarella cheese
  • 1 (14-ounce) package frozen vegetable blend, thawed (see Note)

What to Do

  1. In a large pot, cook pasta according to package directions, drain and set aside.
  2. In the same pot, melt butter over medium-low heat, add garlic and cook for 1 minute. Add half and half, ricotta and Parmesan cheeses, salt and pepper, stir until creamy and hot.
  3. Add the mozzarella cheese and vegetables and cook for 5 minutes. Stir in bow ties and cook until heated through.


Our Test Kitchen used a California blend of carrots, cauliflower, and broccoli, but you can use whatever veggies your family likes!

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