Linguini Pomodoro With Crisp Bacon

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by soulmatesforever

This recipe is from the Canadian Cheese company. Excellent! I use only 1/3 of a package of linguine cut the cheese in 1/2 and leave the rest of the ingredients the same for a saucy meal for 2.

Top Review by Kepa947

REALLY nice. We couldn't get any linguini, so we substituted it with fettucini. I thought the garlic was just the right amount, and you could just taste that bite under the parmeggiano reggiano. Whenever you took a bite of the bacon, though, it really did over power everything else, but that's not necessarily a bad thing, and making sure it was crisp really did provide a nice balance of texture. We just had it on its own, and it was delicious.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook bacon in large saucepan over medium-high heat until crisp.
  2. Drain, reserving 3 tbsp drippings; set bacon aside.
  3. Return reserved drippings to pan.
  4. Add onion and garlic and saute over medium-high heat until softened.
  5. Add and break up tomatoes with their juice, soy sauce and basil.
  6. Bring to boil, reduce heat and simmer 10 minutes, uncovered.
  7. Meanwhile, cook linguini, drain and place in large bowl.
  8. Stir parsley into sauce and add to linguini.
  9. Toss well to coat.
  10. Divide pasta among serving bowls.
  11. Sprinkle each with mozzarella, cooked bacon and tomatos, parmesan and hot pepper flakes to taste.

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