Sunday, June 1, 2014

Simple Summer Pasta


This pasta is another favorite in my house. It makes the perfect meal when you are in the mood for something light. I don't know about you, but when it's really hot outside I don't want a heavy meal. This dish is easy to prepare and weight watchers friendly so you can enjoy it without the guilt.

Simple Summer Pasta
Serves 6
WW PP=9
Cal 363, Carbs 42.5, Fat 15, Fiber 5, Protein 12.6

Ingredients
12 oz Thin Spaghetti or Angel Hair Pasta ( I used Ronzoni)
1/4 cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1 Cup Chopped Grape Tomatoes
2 tablespoons fresh chopped garlic
1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
1/2 cup cooked crumbled bacon
1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese

Boil pasta as directed on package. Meanwhile, in a large skillet heat olive oil and add in tomatoes Saute for 5-6 minutes, add garlic and red pepper and turn heat to low. Add bacon and immediately toss with cooked pasta. Top with shredded Parmesan cheese. Enjoy!

13 comments:

  1. I love making a roasted tomato pasta an you added bacon! Everything is better with bacon right?

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    1. Bacon definitely makes everything better, Jennifer! :)

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  2. What a perfect summer pasta recipe! I can totally make this vegan style too :) Thanks for sharing! Cute blog too

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  3. Marilyn from Merry Monday stopping by to say thanks for joining and hope to see you next week!

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  4. I've never put bacon in my pasta salad, this sounds great. Love the angel hair pasta too. Pinned!
    Wanda Ann @ Memories by the Mile

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  5. Bacon, parmesan cheese and pasta? Who could go wrong?? Love it!!

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  6. That sounds so easy and delicious! Will definitely be pinning and trying!

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