Creamy Bacon Pasta Recipe

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Jun. 22, 2015

Looking for a tasty one-pot pasta meal for an easy weeknight supper? Here it is!

Ingredients

Thick bacon slices 4 , chopped
Garlic cloves 2 , minced
Penne 8 Ounce
Chicken broth 3 Cup (48 tbs)
Salt 1/2 Teaspoon
Freshly ground black pepper 1/4 Teaspoon
Broccoli head 1 , chopped
Frozen peas 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Whipping cream 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) (35%)
Grated parmesan cheese 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)

Directions

Making

In a deep skillet fry the bacon until crisp. 

Add in garlic; cook stirring for 30 seconds or so. 

Then add in pasta, broth, salt, and pepper. 

Bring to a boil; reduce heat, cover and simmer for 12 to 15 minutes or until pasta is tender. 

Give it a stir once or twice during this time. S

tir in broccoli, peas, whipping cream, and Parmesan cheese. 

Cook stirring about 2 minutes more or until heated through.

Serving

Serve immediately with garlic bread.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 35 Minutes
Ready In: 35 Minutes
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 365Calories from Fat 101

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 11 g16.9%

Saturated Fat 5 g25%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 998 mg41.58%

Total Carbohydrates 51 g17%

Dietary Fiber 7 g28%

Sugars 6 g

Protein 16 g32%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet