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Carbonara

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Ingredients
  Egg yolks 3
  Freshly grated parmesan 8 Tablespoon
  Oil 2 Tablespoon
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), peeled and halved
  Pancetta/Streaky bacon 7 Ounce, cut into 1/4 inch wide strips (200 Gram, Unsmoked)
  White wine 4 Tablespoon
  Dried pasta 1 Pound (500 Gram)
  Butter 1⁄2 Ounce (15 Grams)
  Salt To Taste
  Black pepper To Taste
  Freshly grated parmesan 3 Tablespoon (For Serving)
Directions

Mix egg yolks and parmesan in a bowl until combined.
Heat oil in a large frying pan.
Add garlic and cook over medium-high heat until golden, 2 minutes.
Remove garlic and discard.
Add pancetta and cook, stirring occasionally, until crisp, 5 minutes.
Add wine and simmer until just evaporated, 2 minutes.
Remove from heat.
Meanwhile, cook pasta in a large pot of boiling, salted water, until firm to the bite.
Drain, reserving 1/2 cup pasta water.
Add drained pasta to the hot pancetta and toss well to coat.
Remove from the heat.
Add egg mixture and butter and toss again to coat, adding reserved water as needed.
Add salt and pepper to taste.
Serve immediately with additional parmesan.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Boiled
Ingredient: 
Bacon
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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