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Rush Hour Recipes 6-27-11

Rush Hour Recipes brought to you by Whole Foods Co-op

Bacon and Tomato Pasta

Courtesy Co+op Deals

2 T Salt

16 oz Spaghetti Pasta

1 lb Bacon or Pancetta, chopped

3 T Olive Oil

1 c Red Onion, diced

1 t Red Chili Flakes

3 T Garlic, minced

2 c Roma Tomatoes

4 T Basil, cut into strips

1.4 c Parmesan Cheese

Salt and Pepper to taste

In a large stock pot, boil 3 quarts of water.  When boiling, add 2 tablespoons salt and the pasts.  Cook until the pasta is soft.

In a large sauté pan over medium heat, add bacon and sauté until bacon is crispy.  Remove bacon to drain on a paper towel-lined plate and remove ¾ of the bacon fat from the pan.  Add olive oil, onions, and red chili flakes, and garlic.  Cook until onions are translucent, then add the tomatoes.  Sauté for 5 minutes, and serve sauce with pasta.

For best flavor and nutrition, Whole Foods Co-op recommends using organic ingredients whenever possible.

The recipe above is for home use only by permission of Whole Foods Co-op.