Ingredients Jump to Instructions ↓

  1. 4 cups mushrooms, sliced thin

  2. 5 T. unsalted butter

  3. 1/4 C. all purpose flour

  4. 1 3/4 C. milk

  5. 2 C. chicken broth

  6. 1/4 C. dry white wine

  7. 10 oz. spaghetti

  8. 3 C. coarsely chopped cooked turkey

  9. 1 C. cooked peas

  10. 2/3 C. freshly grated Parmesan

  11. 1/3 C. fine fresh bread crumbs

Instructions Jump to Ingredients ↑

  1. In a large heavy saucepan cook the mushrooms in 1/4 cup of the butter over moderate heat, stirring, until most of the liquid they give off has evaporated, stir in the flour, and cook the mixture over low heat, stirring, for 3 minutes. Add in a stream the milk, the broth, and the wine, stirring, bring the mixture to a boil, stirring, and simmer the sauce for 5 minutes. In a kettle of boiling salted water cook the spaghetti until it is al dente and drain it well. In a large bowl combine well the spaghetti, the mushroom sauce, the turkey, the peas, and salt and pepper to taste, stir in 1/3 cup of the Parmesan, and transfer the mixture to a buttered shallow 3 quart casserole. In a small bowl combine well the remaining 1/3 cup Parmesan, the bread crumbs, and salt and pepper to taste, sprinkle the mixture evenly over the Tetrazzini, and dot the top with the remaining 1 tablespoon butter, cut into bits. Bake the Tetrazzini in the middle of a preheated 375° F. oven for 30 to 40 minutes, or until it is bubbling and the top is golden. *


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