I like a light pesto flavor on my pasta, if you like more of a kick, double the recipe!
Prep Time 10minutes
Cook Time 15minutes
Total Time 25minutes
Author Dana at ThisSillyGirlsLife.com
1Cupfresh basilloose packed
1/3Cupextra virgin olive oilthe good stuff
salt and pepper to taste
Bacon Pesto Pasta
8slicesWright® Brand Bacon(I used the Thicker Cut variety)
1poundangel hair pasta
Place basil, parmesan, pecans and garlic in a food processor. Pulse while slowly adding in the olive oil. Taste, season with salt and pepper. Set aside.
Cut bacon into 1 inch slices, fry until crispy. Drain and set aside.
Cook pasta to your liking, add to a large bowl. Add in the pesto and bacon, toss to combine. Serve as is or with your favorite salad and bread, enjoy!
Bacon Pesto Pasta Recipe found on https://thissillygirlskitchen.com/bacon-pesto-pasta/ *All nutritional information is approximate and may not be 100% accurate. Please consult a nutritionist for more specific information.