COOKING FOR A CROWD - CHILLED FETTUCCINE VINAIGRETTE

COOKING FOR A CROWD - CHILLED FETTUCCINE VINAIGRETTE

54 ounces fettuccine
3 1/2 gallons water
2 tablespoons salt
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
2 pounds plain nonfat yogurt
2 quarts Vinaigrette Dressing

  1. Cook fettuccine according to directions on p. 369. Drain. There should be 10 lb cooked fettuccine.

  2. Blend yogurt and vinaigrette well. Pour over hot fettuccine. Toss, using tongs, until all pasta is coated with dressing. Cover and chill until service.

Notes: Potentially hazardous food. Store for service at an internal temperature below 41°F. Keep leftover product chilled below 41°F. See p. 44 for cooling procedures.

Serve Fettuccine Vinaigrette as an accompaniment to a chilled poultry breast. Add a colorful fruit garnish.

Bottled Italian salad dressing may be substituted for Vinaigrette Dressing.

VARIATION:

Marinated Fettuccine. Prepare as for Chilled Fettucine Vinaigrette. After the yogurt and dressing are added, heat in oven. Serve hot.