This colorful pasta dish is easy to make and kid-friendly.

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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Cook pasta in a large pot of boiling salted water until al dente, according to package instructions. Drain pasta; return to pot.

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  • Meanwhile, heat butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Add onion; cook, stirring, until soft, 3 to 4 minutes. Add peas and half-and-half; season with salt and pepper. Simmer until thickened, 3 to 4 minutes.

  • Cut ham into strips. Add to sauce; cook until heated through, 1 to 2 minutes. Toss sauce with pasta. Serve with grated Parmesan.

Reviews (6)

117 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 18
  • 4 star values: 28
  • 3 star values: 39
  • 2 star values: 23
  • 1 star values: 9
Rating: Unrated
02/01/2017
My kids love this dish. I always have the ingredients in my pantry so on those busy night this is easy to throw together.
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03/02/2011
Like this...but sure wish all recipes would include the nutrition statements.
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02/16/2009
This dish is fast and easy. Not something for company, but great for a weekday night.
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05/14/2008
This was such an easy dish to make my family enjoyed it. I will make this again soon.
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02/08/2008
One of my all time favorite dishes. Easy and delicious!
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12/14/2007
We absolutely love this dish! It's refreshing and light and is a nice change over Christmas from those heavy meals. The peas add a very nice sweet touch. Thanks for a great recipe!
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