Tricolour Pasta Twists with Crispy Bacon
recipe for Tricolour Pasta Twists with Crispy
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for Tricolour Pasta Twists with Crispy Bacon
8oz (225g) tricolour pasta twists
4 rashes lean bacon
2 tblsp freshly grated Parmesan cheese
2 tblsp olive oil
salt & pepper
to make Tricolour Pasta Twists with Crispy Bacon
Bring a pan of salted water to the boil.
the pasta and cook for 8 - 10 minutes.
1 tblsp of olive oil to the pasta whilst its
cooking as this helps to stop it sticking together.
cut the rind off the bacon and then chop it into bite
1 tblsp of olive oil a frying pan and fry the bacon
until golden brown and slightly crispy.
the Parmesan cheese using the fine side of your cheese
the pasta is ready, drain and then tip the pasta into
a warm serving dish. Drizzle liberally with Benenden
Sauce; add the crispy bacon, season with salt and
freshly grated black pepper and toss. Finally, sprinkle
the Parmesan cheese over the top and serve immediately.
with a side salad, warm French crusty bread straight
from the oven, and a chilled bottle of Chablis.
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