Alfredo gets a shake-up with the addition of bacon, spinach and GF spaghetti.
Gluten-Free Spinach and Bacon Spaghetti Alfredo
Prep Time: 10 minutes | Cook Time: 20 minutes | Makes: 6 servings
1 pkg (340 g) Italpasta Gluten-Free Spaghetti
4 slices bacon, chopped
1 cup (250 mL) whipping cream (35%)
3 tbsp (45 mL) butter
1/3 cup (75 mL) grated Parmesan cheese (approx.)
4 cups (1 L) fresh baby spinach
1/2 tsp (2 mL) salt
1/4 tsp (1 mL) freshly ground black pepper
Cook spaghetti according to package directions; drain.
Meanwhile, in large skillet, cook bacon over medium heat for 6 to 8 minutes or until crispy; transfer to paper towel. Wipe pan clean with paper towel, discarding fat.
Add cream and butter to pan; bring to boil. Boil for 2 minutes; add pasta, cheese, spinach and bacon. Toss for 2 minutes or until well coated and spinach is wilted. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Serve with additional Parmesan cheese.
Tip: Substitute pancetta or prosciutto for bacon if desired.
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