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Spaghetti Carbonara

Clinton Kelly
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Servings: 2
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easy
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1 to 30 min
Part 1 of 2

This egg based pasta dish is great any time of the day!


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Ingredients
Spaghetti Carbonara
  • 1 pound Spaghetti
  • Extra-Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1/2 pound Thick Sliced Bacon; diced
  • 2 Garlic Cloves; thinly sliced
  • 4 Eggs; room temperature
  • 1 cup Freshly Grated Parmesan Cheese; plus more to garnish
  • Salt
  • Freshly Cracked Black Pepper
Directions
  • Bring a large pot of Salted Water to a boil.
  • Heat a large skillet over medium-low with a few tablespoons of Olive Oil. Add the Bacon and cook, stirring occasionally, until Bacon is crisp.
  • Add the Spaghetti to the boiling water and cook 1 minute short of the package instructions. Drain, reserving a cup of pasta water.
  • In a medium bowl, whisk together the Eggs and Cheese with a generous amount of Freshly Cracked Black Pepper. Loosen with a small amount of pasta water.
  • When the Pasta has 1 minute left to cook add the Garlic to the rendered Bacon and cook until fragrant. Add the pasta to the skillet and toss to coat.
  • Remove from heat and stir in the egg mixture until creamy. Add a small amount of reserved pasta water if pan is too dry.
  • Garnish with more Parmesan to serve.

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