Spaghetti with Sour Cream

Preparation info

  • Serve

    4 to 6

    unless otherwise stated.
    • Difficulty


Appears in

Two Fat Ladies Obsessions

Two Fat Ladies Obsessions

By Jennifer Paterson and Clarissa Dickson Wright

Published 1999

  • About

A pasta dish that is not so commonly found, this is charming to look at and, I think, delicious and very easy.


  • 6 tbsp butter
  • cups sour cream
  • Paprika
  • Freshly gr


In a pan large enough to eventually hold all the ingredients, put the butter, sour cream, paprika to taste, a little grated nutmeg, the grated Parmesan, and salt to taste. Mix all together while they are still cold.

Cook the spaghetti in a pan of boiling salted water. About 5 minutes before the spaghetti will have reached the point of being very undercooked, put the pan with the sauce i