Creamy Pasta with Black Truffles

D'Artagnan chef bio | Yield: serves 2
This easy pasta recipe requires only 4 ingredients, 1 pan, and 15 minutes to prepare. Triple-cream cheese and black truffles create a silky and heady sauce.
Creamy Pasta with Fresh Black Truffles Recipe | D'Artagnan


  • ½ pound linguini or tagliatelle pasta
  • 1 tablespoon unsalted butter
  • 3 ounces triple-cream soft ripened cheese, like St. Andre or Pierre Robert, rind removed and sliced
  • Black Winter Truffle


  1. Bring 3 inches of generously salted water to boil in a large, straight-sided sauté pan over high heat. Cook pasta until al dente. Reserve 1 cup of pasta water before draining. Add drained pasta back to the pan over medium-low heat. Add butter and cheese. Using tongs toss to coat while adding enough pasta water to create a creamy sauce. Transfer pasta to serving plates. Generously grate truffle over pasta using a micro-plane or rasp-style grater. Serve immediately.