Butternut Squash Carbonara

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READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by dicentra

From the Closet Cooking blog.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Start cooking the pasta.
  2. Fry the bacon in a pan.
  3. Drain most of the fat from the pan but reserve some to cook the squash.
  4. Add the squash, garlic, sage and pepper and toss to coat in the bacon grease.
  5. Mix the egg yolk, heavy cream and parmigiano reggiano in a bowl.
  6. Drain the cooked pasta reserving some of the water.
  7. Add the pasta to the pan and toss.
  8. Remove the pan from the heat and wait for the sizzling to stop.
  9. Add the egg mixture and toss to coat.
  10. Add a bit of the pasta water and toss to mix and coat.
  11. Garnish with more sage & serve.

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