Alexander's Spaghetti Carbonara

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

I found this recipe in a local "fundraiser" cookbook. Alexander's is an Italian restaurant that my husband and I eat at frequently and I have the Carbonara ofen and it is fantastic!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Dice 1/3 cup Prosciutto ham, add chopped onion and saute in 2 tbsp.
  2. olive oil.
  3. In the meantime, cook up a generous helping of spaghetti for one.
  4. Spice the Prosciutto and onions with the parsley, oregano and red pepper and stir fry until golden, then add the cooked spaghetti and stir fry to blend.
  5. Add a beaten egg and continue to stir.
  6. Add parmesan cheese and serve.


Most Helpful

This was an excellent dish! Very easy and quick! My whole family loved it. Only change I made was added more cheese. Thanks Denise in NH

RecipeNut May 23, 2002

Perfect, just what I was looking for. Thank you.

Dr Nick April 07, 2013

I've never even had spaghetti carbonara before but i thought I'd try it. This is now my favorite way to prepare spaghetti, though I used linguini. The family loved it!!

MerryKitchenMaid April 12, 2010

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