Sunday night pasta


Sunday night pasta
Here's a quick and simple solution when faced with the age-old question late on Sunday afternoon: "What are we going to eat tonight?".
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Last modified on: December 30th 2019

Keywords for this recipe:PastaSpaghettiTomatoesBaconSunday afternoon
For 4 people, you will need:
  • 0 belly (streaky) bacon 100 g belly (streaky) bacon
  • 1 olive oil 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 peeled and chopped tomatoes 200 g peeled and chopped tomatoes
  • 3 pasta 200 g pasta
  • 4 salt salt
  • 5 pepper pepper
  • Total weight: 530 grams

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How long does it take?
Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
5 min.23 min.28 min.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 3 min.
Sunday night pasta : Photo of step #1
Cut 100 g belly (streaky) bacon into strips (you can use ham instead if you prefer).

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Sunday night pasta : Photo of step #2
Pour 2 tablespoons olive oil into a large saucepan on high heat. When good and hot, add the bacon.

Leave to fry, stirring from time to time.

Stage 3 - 10 min.
Sunday night pasta : Photo of step #3
Add 200 g peeled and chopped tomatoes, mix well and turn down the heat.

Leave to simmer gently uncovered.

Stage 4 - 8 min.
Sunday night pasta : Photo of step #4
Meanwhile, cook 200 g pasta.

Stage 5 - 2 min.
Sunday night pasta : Photo of step #5
As soon as the pasta is cooked, drain thoroughly and add to the saucepan.

Mix well and serve without delay.
Remarks
You can bring a little more sophistication to the recipe by adding other ingredients to the saucepan in stage 3: a bayleaf, a clove of garlic "en chemise", a sprig of thyme, or any other herbs you like.
Keeping
1 or 2 days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,524 Kcal or 6,381 Kj36 gr142 gr90 gr
76 %14 %13 %14 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
288 Kcal or 1,206 Kj7 gr27 gr17 gr
14 %3 %3 %3 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
381 Kcal or 1,595 Kj9 gr36 gr23 gr
19 %3 %3 %3 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 people : 1.62 €
  • Per person : 0.41 €

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Note : These prices are only approximate.
Source
Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
PastaPasta: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Ham pasta bake, Mozzarella pasta bake, How to cook pasta properly, Pasta with mushrooms, Penne with Mushrooms, ... All
Peeled and chopped tomatoesPeeled and chopped tomatoes: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Sausages with baked beans, French style, Pissaladière with puff pastry, Rice à l'italienne, Tomato sauce for pizzas, Enchiladas, ... All
Belly (streaky) baconBelly (streaky) bacon: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Potted meat (rillettes), Chicken club sandwich, Bacon and cabbage omelette, Cured Pork Belly With Lentils, Larded pork tenderloin, ... All
Olive oilOlive oil: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Sliced chicken with mushrooms and broccoli, Langoustine and leek tarts, Tomato meat balls, Fish fillet with preserved lemons, Cretan-style salmon , ... All
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