Pasta e Piselli

Recipe

Preparation5 minutes
Cook time20 minutes
ServingsServes 4
Episode579
130,844

Ingredients

  • 1 Small Onion, finely chopped
  • 4 Slices of Bacon, chopped
  • 2 cups of Frozen, Defrosted Peas
  • 12 oz of small cut pasta such as small shells or tubbettini
  • 1 Tbsp of Olive Oil
  • 1 Tbsp of Unsalted Butter
  • Freshly Grated Parmiggiano to taste
  • 4 cups of Water
  • Salt and Pepper, to taste

Preparation

    1) In a large saucepan, add the olive oil and let it come to temperature over medium heat.

    2) Add the onions and bacon and cook until they develop some color, about 4 to 5 minutes.

    3) Add the peas and water and bring to a rolling boil.

    4) Add the pasta, season with salt and pepper and allow the mixture to cook for about 10 minutes or until the pasta is fully cooked.

    5) Stir in the butter and cheese and serve immediately!