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SpaghettiCarbonara Main

RECIPE OVERVIEW

Preparation time: 15 minutes

Cooking time: 20 minutes

Ingredients

Serves: 4 people

  • 300 g Bacon Rashers
    fried and diced
  • 0 - Black Pepper
  • 2 tbsp Creme Fraiche
  • 3 - Fresh Egg
    yolks only
  • 1 tsp SuperValu Olive Oil
    for frying
  • 75 g SuperValu Parmesan Cheese Shavings
    freshly grated, plus extra to serve
  • 0 - SuperValu Salt
  • 400 g SuperValu Spaghetti

Method

  1. Heat a little oil in a large pan and fry the bacon until crispy.
  2. Beat together the egg yolks and Parmesan in a bowl, and season lightly with cracked black pepper.
  3. Bring a large saucepan of water to the boil, add salt, and then cook the spaghetti as per pack instructions, until al dente. Stir once or twice during the cooking process to ensure that it does not stick together. Drain the pasta and return it to the saucepan, remove from the heat.
  4. Add the bacon, crème fraiche and the egg mixture and stir gently with a wooden spoon to ensure the pasta is fully coated.
  5. Serve immediately in warmed bowls, and sprinkle with a little extra Parmesan and cracked black pepper if you like. 
  • Linda Brady, 13 Sep 17

    5 stars rating
    Spaghetti carbonara is a great dish to make it is so easy