One surefire way to make a wicked bowl of pasta is to boil it in milk instead of water. Paired with a cheesy sauce, the pasta creates a sinfully creamy dish. Here is a recipe for a quick version of this milk boiled pasta that serves just one. You'll be sure to make more next time, though, or be forced to share. It is that good.
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Cheesy Pasta Cooked in Milk
2 ounces dry penne pasta
1 cup milk
1/3 cup cheese
dash of garlic powder
Bring the pasta and the milk to a simmer in a small pot. Let it cook for about 20 minutes, or until the pasta reaches your desired texture. Make sure to stir the pasta every so often to prevent the milk from burning or sticking to the bottom of the pan. Stir in the garlic powder and cheese, and serve.
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